Admissions

  • Illinois

Education

DePaul University (B.A., cum laude, 2010)

Chicago-Kent College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2018)

  • CALI awards for Personal Income Tax and Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Octofinalist in the Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition in 2016
  • Quarterfinalist in the Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Moot Court Competition in 2017
  • Editor of the Seventh Circuit Review
  • Land Use and Real Estate student board member
  • Dean’s List
  • Teaching Assistant, Legal Writing I & II, August 2017 – May 2018

Profile

Ms. Burgos earned her B.A. in Communication, cum laude, from DePaul University in 2010 and her J.D., cum laude, from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2018.

During law school, Ms. Burgos served as an editor of the Seventh Circuit Review, participated in the Self-Help Web Center program in collaboration with the Circuit Court of Cook County to provide pro se litigants with free legal resources, and was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. She was also a teaching assistant for Legal Writing I and II. She was a summer associate at the Firm in 2017.

Prior to law school, Ms. Burgos held an Illinois Leasing License and worked for 2 of the largest property management companies in Chicago, where she helped manage and lease properties in the Loop and Gold Coast neighborhoods.

Experience

  • Represented a privately held national development and construction company in developing medical office buildings
  • Drafted contractor agreements in connection with the construction of a medical office building in Arizona
  • Prepared and helped negotiate purchase and sale agreements for various properties in Illinois and California ranging from the low $200k to $2 million
  • Performed title and survey reviews and negotiations of owner title commitments and pro forma policies for various transactions.
  • Assisted with drafting the PSAs and closing of multiple properties
  • Prepared leases and lease amendments for mixed use developments

Honors & Awards

  • CALI awards for Personal Income Tax and Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Octofinalist in the Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition in 2016
  • Quarterfinalist in the Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Moot Court Competition in 2017

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