Evan Sauer is a principal at R&D and director of the real estate and business teams. Evan’s clients include small to large domestic and foreign businesses, real estate developers and investors, REITs, and lenders. Evan represents clients in complex real estate and business transactions with an emphasis on acquisitions and dispositions of office, retail, industrial, hotel, and multi-unit apartment buildings throughout the United States. Evan also counsels corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, sole proprietorships, and other legal entities on business formation and ongoing matters involved with running a successful company. Evan has been recognized since 2015 as an Illinois Super Lawyer, Rising Star limited to 2.5% of Illinois lawyers. Evan received an LL.M. in commercial real estate law at The John Marshall Law School with Honors.