312.372.1550
Stephanie I. Engstrom focuses her practice on representing sellers and purchasers of commercial and industrial real estate, as well as commercial and industrial assessment appeals.

Stephanie I. Engstrom

sengstrom@jaffeberlin.com
(P) 312.878.7470
(F) 312.372.2615

Stephanie I. Engstrom

sengstrom@jaffeberlin.com
(P) 312.878.7470
(F) 312.372.2615

Stephanie I. Engstrom practices in the areas of commercial and industrial real estate transactions and commercial and industrial real estate assessment appeals.  Stephanie counsels sellers and purchasers on all aspects of commercial and industrial property acquisition and disposition, leasing, and real estate taxation issues including valuation appeals, classification appeals, divisions, and incentives.

Her recent transactional experience includes:
  • Representing a developer in the multi-million-dollar sale of a retail shopping center.
  • Representing an investor in the reverse 1031 exchange of a restaurant property.
  • Representing an investor in the purchase of a portion of a planned unit development retail property.
  • Representing a landlord in leasing a multi-tenant retail center.
  • Representing a business owner in the purchase of an industrial property involving easement issues with an air rights owner.
  • Representing a developer in the multi-million-dollar sale of an air rights parcel, including negotiations with municipal and private underlying land owners.
Her recent real estate tax experience includes:
  • Representing an owner of a financially-troubled “big box” retail property in the appeal of its assessed value.
  • Representing an owner of a large apartment building with deferred maintenance in the appeal of its assessed value.
  • Representing the developer of a former institutional property in the division and consolidation of tax parcels and change in assessment classification.
Education
  • John’s University School of Law (J.D., 2010)
  • University of Michigan (B.A., 2007)
Bar Admissions
  • Illinois, 2010
Memberships
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • CREW Chicago
Personal

Stephanie enjoys reading, making music, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Jeff, daughter, Evelyn, and their Schnoodle, Chuck Bass.