Barry R. Katz is a partner in Arnstein & Lehr LLP’s Business and Real Estate practice groups, focusing on real estate and corporate law. He represents entrepreneurs, developers, owners, Fortune 500 companies, national lenders, condominium associations, receivers, and management companies located both in the Chicago area and nationwide with respect to the acquisition, sale, financing, syndication, operation and management of real estate. Mr. Katz has been involved in numerous multimillion dollar transactions involving the purchase and sale or financing of real estate, and has represented many lenders in multimillion dollar transactions secured by liens upon real estate, equipment and inventory. He has extensive experience representing landlords and tenants in the leasing of a wide variety of retail, commercial and industrial properties. Mr. Katz also has been involved in the merger and acquisition of business, including the representation of lenders extending credit facilities and the buyer or seller of the business.