Amy concentrates her practice on commercial real estate, real estate development and related matters with an emphasis on leasing and construction. Her practice includes representation of real estate investment trusts, public and private corporations, national religious organizations, national retail tenants, and individuals in connection with the acquisition, disposition, development, construction, and leasing of office, industrial, retail, mixed-use, hotel, multi-family, residential, and church properties.
Primary real estate counsel representing an LVMH affiliate in connection with the acquisition of a 30 year ground lease and option to purchase a luxury retail property at 313-317 North Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California.
Primary counsel in connection with the acquisition and proposed redevelopment of a commercial building on Fifth Avenue, New York
Primary real estate counsel representing Bulgari Corporation of America in the successful renegotiation of the lease for their North American Flagship store in the Crown Building at 730 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York.
Primary counsel in connection with the negotiation of a long-term lease of a commercial building on Madison Avenue, New York
Primary counsel in connection with the drafting and negotiation of sophisticated construction agreements with architects, contractors, construction managers and engineers
Primary counsel in connection with the negotiation of leases and the build-out of flagship retail stores on Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue in New York, on Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills and in Las Vegas
Primary counsel in connection with the negotiation of retail leases in shopping centers and outlet malls throughout the United States
Activities & Honors
- Selected, The Best Lawyers in America© (2023)
- Real Estate Law
- Member, Chicago Bar Association
- Phi Beta Kappa
- November 3, 2022 – Barack Ferrazzano Press Release
- August 18, 2022 – Barack Ferrazzano Press Release
- January 21, 2021
- May 9, 2019
- August 2, 2017
- July 27, 2017 – Above the Law
- September 11, 2015
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, J.D., 1987
University of Illinois, B.A. Economics, 1984
Bar & Court Admissions
- State of Illinois