Jerry Schain is a partner with Schain, Burney, Banks & Kenny, Ltd. where he practices in the areas of land use, zoning, real estate development, condemnation, developer incentives and government relations.
He has been involved in numerous new and redevelopment projects ranging from suburban planned unit developments to urban high rises. Mr. Schain represents clients before various municipal, county and state boards and agencies.
He was a supervisor of the zoning and condemnation departments of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and the legal counsel in charge of preparation of the 1976 Cook County Zoning Ordinance.
Throughout his many years of land use practice, Mr. Schain has advised numerous municipal officials and developers in regulatory and development matters.
Land use, zoning, real estate development, condemnation, developer incentives and government relations
JD, 1966, DePaul University College of Law
BS, 1962, University of Illinois at Chicago