Solomon Gutstein


Direct Line: 312.807.4859

Mr. Gutstein is a real estate and business transaction attorney assisting clients in real estate acquisition, sale financing, zoning matters, 1031 exchanges, mortgage problems, residential, commercial, shopping center and other real estate development.  Mr. Gutstein also represents mortgage lenders and businesses in health care matters involving the Nursing Home Care Act including nursing home licensing and administrative proceedings.


University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1956 and A.B. 1952 with honors; Associate Editor, University of Chicago Law Review


Co-author Illinois Practice Guide - Real Estate (West Group); author Illinois Practice Guide - Real Estate (West Group, ISBA); co-author Illinois Construction Law; author of chapter in Commercial Real Estate Transactions (Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education); editorial consultant Illinois Real Estate Services (Lawyer's Cooperative Publishing Co.)

Community Involvement

Former adjunct professor John Marshall Law School; former lecturer University of Chicago Graduate School of Business; former Alderman, City of Chicago 40th Ward


Illinois Supreme Court

United States District Court (Northern District of Illinois)

United States Court of Appeals (Seventh Circuit)

United States Supreme Court


Chicago Bar Association

Illinois State Bar Association