Best Lawyers Honors 23 Goldberg Kohn Attorneys in The Best Lawyers in America 2023 Edition
Gary Ruben is a Principal in the firm’s Real Estate Group. He represents clients in all aspects of real estate, including financing, construction financing, acquisitions, sales, leasing, joint ventures, workouts, foreclosures and bankruptcies. He has extensive experience working with lenders making loans in the senior care and health care industries, and has provided counseling on real estate acquisition and construction financing matters related to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent care facilities, medical office buildings, birthing centers and hospital campus buildings.
Gary also represents clients in complex sale-leaseback transactions, including the financing issues arising in such matters both as to senior and mezzanine debt. He works with clients in the purchase and sale of loans and in loan participations. He is experienced in negotiating forbearance agreements and workouts, DIP financings and foreclosures.
Gary is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, a "Best Lawyer" in Real Estate Law by The Best Lawyers in America, a Leading Lawyer in Real Estate Law and Real Estate Finance Law by Illinois Leading Lawyers, and is an Illinois Super Lawyer.
– magna cum laude
– Accounting, highest honors
– Bronze Tablet