Ram Natarajan  |  Managing Partner

P: 312.698.8909  |  F: 312.754.3022  |  E: Ram@NatarajanLegal.com

Experience

Ram has successfully represented clients in a variety of transactions, and has represented plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of matters, including:

  • Commercial and Civil litigation
    • Miscellaneous Tort claims
    • Building code and municipal code violations
    • Contract claims
    • First party property (Insurance) matters
    • Landlord/Tenant disputes and Chicago RLTO (Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance) cases
    • Residential and Commercial Foreclosure defense
    • Residential and Commercial Tax Appeal and Refund matters
  • General Counsel services
  • Business Law matters, including Management, Organization and Transactions, Formation of Entities and ancillary documentation
  • Contract Preparation, Review, Enforcement and Negotiation
  • Residential and Commercial Tax Appeals and Refunds
  • Condominium Law and Landlord/Tenant law
  • Employment law
  • Immigration law
  • Estate Planning, including formation of Wills, Trusts, Medical and Property Powers of Attorney
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Admissions to Practice

• Supreme Court of the United States (2008) 
• Northern District of Illinois (2004) 
• Northern District of Indiana (2004) 
• State of Illinois (2004) 


Professional Memberships, Associations and Affiliations

• American Bar Association
• Illinois State Bar Association
• Chicago Bar Association
• Illinois Bankers Association
• Community Bankers Association of Illinois
• Good Food Business Accelerator, Mentor
• Chicago Mortgage Attorneys Association


Education

• Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD, 2004, Certificate in Health Law
    ° Philip H. Corboy Fellowship in Trial Advocacy Award Recipient, 2003-2004
    ° Philip H. Corboy/Loyola University Chicago Law School Trial Team Member, 2003-2004
    ° National Runner-Up, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Mock Trial Competition, 2003
    ° Regional Runner-Up, Association of Trial Lawyers of America Mock Trial Competition, 2004
    ° Moot Court International Mediation Team (Loyola), International Competition for Online Dispute Resolution
    ° Mediation Team (Loyola), 2003-2004
    ° National Runner-Up, National Mediation Association Competition, 2003
    ° National Semi-Finalist, National Mediation Association Competition, 2004
    ° Outstanding Mediator Award, National Mediation Association Competition, 2003-2004
    ° Senior Williams Fellowship for Legal Research Award Recipient, 2003-2004
• University of St. Francis, BA, Political Science, 2001 
• Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Member
• Professional Tennis Player, Association of Tennis Professionals, 1998
• National Qualifier, N.A.I.A. Tennis National Championships, 2001
• N.A.I.A Regional Champion, Tennis, 2001
• Downers Grove South High School, Downers Grove, Illinois, 1996