Chuck Edwards concentrates his practice exclusively in the area of complex commercial real estate transactions, including purchase and sale; mortgage financing; leasing; joint ventures and partnerships; condominium development and conversion; cooperative housing transactions; general development and all other aspects of commercial real estate practice.

Chuck was chairperson of a working group responsible for drafting proposed state legislation clarifying the ability to charge "compound interest" in commercial loan transactions and a member of working groups that developed a bar association sponsored form of mortgagor's counsel legal opinion and drafted a non-judicial foreclosure statute for possible adoption in Illinois.