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Practice Areas
Land Use
Local Government
J.D., George Washington University, with Honors
B.A., University of Michigan
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Northern District of Illinois
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

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Stephen Soltanzadeh

Stephen practices in the areas of urban redevelopment, real estate, and appellate law.

Since joining Ancel Glink in 2015, Stephen has focused his practice on urban redevelopment, neighborhood stabilization, and appellate law.  Representing regional land banks, Stephen works on real estate matters related to the rehabilitation and redevelopment of vacant and blighted industrial, commercial, and residential properties.  Stephen also represents a variety of clients in appellate matters in the federal and state appellate courts.  

Prior to joining Ancel Glink, Stephen worked for six years as an appellate attorney in the Illinois Attorney General’s Office.  As an Assistant Attorney General, Stephen represented the State of Illinois and its agencies in several forums, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, the Illinois Supreme Court, and the Illinois Appellate Court.  Before joining the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, Stephen worked in a Chicago litigation firm and as a staff attorney with the California Supreme Court.