Elizabeth L. Massaro

Associate, Chicago



Elizabeth L. Massaro is an associate in the Global M&A Practice Group and a member of the Real Estate Industry Group, based in the Chicago office. Elizabeth's practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions, with an emphasis on acquisitions and developments, dispositions, financings, and joint ventures.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Master of Laws in Taxation
Northwestern University School of Law
University of Wisconsin Law School
Master of Accountancy
University of Wisconsin–Madison
BBA in Accounting
University of Wisconsin–Madison


Elizabeth's representative experience prior to joining the Firm include:

The negotiation and drafting of a ground lease and a series of subleases, operating leases and other property-level documents related to the development of the Rivers Casino and Resort in Schenectady, New York.

The representation of a lender in connection with a US$110 million financing of a multi-family housing development in Atlanta, Georgia.

The representation of a private equity fund in connection with an acquisition and financing of an office complex in Miami, Florida with assets totaling over US$240 million.

The representation of a borrower in connection with a US$110 million mortgage loan refinancing of an office building and in Chicago, Illinois.


Illinois Purchase and Sale Issues for Buyers, The Practical Real Estate Lawyer, March 2018