24 April 20222 minute read

Kimberlie Pearlman joins DLA Piper’s Real Estate practice in Chicago

DLA Piper continues to expand its Real Estate practice with the arrival of Kimberlie Pearlman as a partner in the firm’s Chicago office.


Pearlman counsels clients on a wide variety of real estate matters, including acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, financing and development, as well as business strategy. Her practice is national in scope and she has experience in virtually all asset types, including hotels, office buildings, multifamily, retail, medical office and industrial. Her background also includes serving as general counsel of a Chicago multifamily developer.


“We are very excited to have Kim join us and know her experience and expertise will be a fantastic asset to our clients,” said John Sullivan, chair of DLA Piper’s US Real Estate practice and co-chair of its global Real Estate practice. “Her arrival further deepens our large group of real estate attorneys in Chicago, a key market for our practice.”