North Suburban Office
175 E. Hawthorn Parkway, Suite 145
Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Direct Phone:  847.856.5438
Fax:  847.247.7405

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Practice Areas
Local Government
Park Districts
Zoning & Land Use
Real Estate & Land Banking
Labor & Employment
J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law
B.A., DePaul University
Bar & Court Admissions
Northern District of Illinois
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association

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Eugene Bolotnikov

Eugene provides practical and cost-effective advice and solutions tailored to serve the needs of local governments clients

Eugene primarily focuses on advising local government clients about FOIA, OMA, real estate and land use matters. He regularly drafts intergovernmental agreements and contracts for services and equipment, personnel policies, as well as ordinances and resolutions. Eugene also represents various clients at administrative adjudications, traffic prosecutions, and board meetings. He is a frequent contributor to various publications, including the Municipal Minute and the Ancel Glink Today newsletter.   

When not zealously advocating on behalf of Ancel Glink’s clients, Eugene enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and fervently supporting the Chelsea FC, Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, and the Chicago White Sox. Eugene also enjoys lifting weights, attending sporting events, playing fantasy football, watching movies, reading comic books, and eating pizza, burritos, and sushi. 


  • Co-Presenter, Municipal Clerk of Illinois (Deputy Clerk’s Role, Law Updates, Liquor Delivery, and Other Laws Clerks Should Know)


  • Contributing Author, Exemptions Under the Freedom of Information Act (2020-23)
  • Contributing Author, Illinois Municipal Handbook (Illinois Municipal League, 2021-22)
  • Contributing Author, Handling the Land Use Case (Thompson Reuters, 2022-23)
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