Ethan concentrates his practice on commercial real estate. Ethan has experience in a broad range of commercial real estate transactions, including single-asset and portfolio acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, mortgage lending, and mezzanine financing. He has represented real estate investment trusts (REITs), corporations, commercial and investment banks, and other real estate investors and developers in transactions involving vacant land, office and apartment buildings, senior housing facilities, mixed-use developments, and industrial properties.
Prior to joining BFKN, Ethan was a real estate associate in the Chicago office of Sidley Austin LLP, where he represented clients in a variety of complex real estate and finance transactions. During law school, Ethan interned at Essex Property Trust, a publicly traded real estate investment trust and S&P 500 company.
Activities & Honors
- Executive Articles Editor, Michigan Business & Entrepreneurial Law Review, University of Michigan Law School (2018-2019)
- President, Catholic Law Students Association, University of Michigan Law School (2018-2019)
- Fellow, Chicago Leonine Forum (2020-2021)
- Phi Beta Kappa
- September 8, 2021 – Barack Ferrazzano Press Release
University of Michigan, J.D., 2019
University of Dallas, B.A., magna cum laude, 2012
Bar & Court Admissions
- State of Illinois