Myles L. Jacobs

Myles L. Jacobs

Of Counsel
Location:
Joliet, Illinois
Phone:
815-207-8419
Fax:
815-723-1371
Email:
Myles was recently chosen by the ISBA to be the recipient of the 2015 Matthew Maloney Tradition Award.

Areas of Practice

  • Residential and Commercial Real Estate
  • Land Development and Condominium Law
  • Zoning
  • Leases
  • Corporate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Wills and Trust Preparation
  • Real Estate Tax Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1960
  • Illinois, 1960
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1960

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1959
  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
    • A.B. - 1954

Published Works

  • Illinois State Bar Association newsletter publication, Contributor
  • Realtors approved Real Estate Contract and its subsequent revision, (Co-Author), Three Rivers Association
  • Editor, "Residential Real Estate", Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2003 (2008 revision)

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Section Council's Annual Real Estate Update Seminars
  • Frequent Contributor, Real Estate Section Council's Newsletter

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Will County Bar Association, President
  • Real Estate Law Committee, Will County Bar Association, Member and Chairman, 1985 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Real Estate Section Council, Member, 1993 - present, Chairman, 2011 - 2012
  • Continuing Legal Education Committee, Co-Chairman
  • Assembly of the Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2001 - 2007
  • Task Force on Unauthorized Practice of Law, Member, 2003 - 2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • Panel Member, Will County Pro-Bono Program