Legal Links

Here is a list of useful links. Click on each category to see its contents. Then press the "back" button to go back to the list of questions:

City of Chicago Links
  • City of Chicago
  • Department of Buildings
  • Department of Administrative Hearings (Building Code Violations)
  • Residential Landlord-Tenant Ordinance (PDF Format)
  • Other Chicago Ordinances
Cook County LinksState of Illinois LinksOrganizations
Client Reviews
James provided very valuable guidance and expertise through the entire real estate purchase cycle. He was easily reachable and answered questions promptly and patiently. Highly recommended!
★★★★★
Very knowledge and was a true expert when it came to handling the sale of real-estate. Prompt, easily accessible, and very much an expert in the field. Highly recommend to all those in the Chicagoland area. Danny Del Campo
★★★★★
James was involved in my first ever real estate purchase. He was very helpful in walking me through the several steps, and he was ready to accommodate my needs, including negotiating extensions and credits. I recommend James Kottaras without a doubt. Agarciasanz
★★★★★
Jim was a pleasure to work with. He handled both the sale of my condo and the purchase of my house. He is extremely organized and very responsive. I would recommend him to any of my friends or family who need an attorney on the buy or sell side. Jackie Sullivan
★★★★★
I hired James to assist me with a private sale of a condo and he was patient and helpful throughout the much more complicated than I expected negotiations. He was professional, patient, prompt and accessible. Aaron Sheldon
★★★★★