Gryll Law has nearly fifty (50) years of real estate, contract negotiation and drafting, business and corporate, estate planning and probate expertise.

We are a boutique law firm whose business structure allows us to customize our approach to each and every client. This is possible because we are not bound by the rigid policies of larger firms. At Gryll Law, we use our deeply held values of honesty and integrity to build ongoing relationships and to provide personalized services to match each client’s needs. This means that all of our clients receive the full attention and service that they deserve.

Areas of Practice

REAL ESTATE:

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Purchases and Sales
  • Landlord and Tenant Leasing
  • Development and Construction
  • Condominiums and Cooperatives

BUSINESS AND CORPORATE:

  • Purchases and Sales
  • Corporations, LLCs, Partnerships and Sole Proprietorships

ESTATE PLANNING:

  • Estate Tax Considerations
  • Gifts
  • Planned Giving
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Probate
  • Trusts
  • Wills
CONTRACT PREPARATION AND NEGOTIATION:

  • Employment Agreements
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Management Agreements
  • Non-Disclosure, Non-Compete and Confidentiality Agreements
  • Operating Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Settlement Agreements
  • Subordination and Non-Disturbance Agreements
  • Business Relationships
  • Construction Contracts
  • Estoppel Certificates
  • Leases
  • Letters of Intent
  • Licenses
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Promissory Notes
  • Mortgages
  • Releases

In growing his law firm for four decades, Charles has managed hundreds of millions of dollars in real estate and business transactions. Charles’ expertise allows him to serve clients that range from professional groups to service organizations, from chain retail stores and restaurants to small family-owned businesses, and from long-standing businesses to new start-ups. It is this depth of experience and the personal nature of Gryll Law that allows Charles to work closely with all of his clients, no matter their size or needs.

Like his father, Brian appreciates that he can create ongoing relationships with his clients because of the level of service available at Gryll Law. Brian has negotiated multimillion-dollar commercial leases and real estate deals. Some notable locations include: the new World Trade Center in New York, Union Station in Washington D.C., Faneuil Hall in Boston, Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, I-Drive in Orlando, Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road in Miami, American Dream in East Rutherford, New Jersey, and The Park at Rosemont in Rosemont, Illinois. Brian represents, among others: landlords and tenants, first time home buyers, retail clients, and food service businesses.

Charles R. Gryll

EDUCATION: Loyola University, M.B.A., 1984 The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 1977 Tulane University, B.A., 1973

 

EXPERIENCE:

  • More than 40 years of legal experience

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Real Estate
  • Business and Corporate
  • Contract Preparation
  • Negotiation
  • Estate Planning and Probate

MEMBER OF:

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Gold Coast Bank (http://www.goldcoastbank.net)
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Brian D. Gryll

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EDUCATION: The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2009 The University of Kansas, B.S.E., 2004

AREAS OF FOCUS:

  • Real Estate
  • Business and Corporate
  • Contract Preparation
  • Negotiation
  • Estate Planning and Probate

MEMBER OF:

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Treasurer, Camp One Step by Children’s Oncology Services, Inc. (http://camponestep.org/)