|David Schwalb, Esq.
Member of Board of Directors
General Counsel—Commercial Corp Finance
David D. Schwalb specializes in privately-brokered real estate and finance transactions throughout the United States. Mr. Schwalb provides a personalized service approach for high net worth families and institutions seeking to acquire, dispose of, or recapitalize commercial real estate assets.
As a practiced attorney. Mr. Schwalb’s focus has been on corporate, finance and real estate law at several downtown Chicago law firms. His legal representations included work for buyers and sellers of real estate, as well as developers, lenders and brokerages. Between his experiences as a transactional attorney and leading a boutique real estate brokerage, Mr. Schwalb is in a unique position to provide the CCF team with cutting edge perspectives that help CCF clients recapitalize and/or reposition their commercial real estate assets.
In the real estate profession Mr. Schwalb is a member of the International Association of Attorneys and Executives in Corporate Real Estate (“A.E.C.R.E.”), an organization whose members confer on trends and issues of concern to the corporate real estate community. In addition, Mr. Schwalb is a Real Estate Council member with the Gerson Lehrman Group, which provides expert advice to various institutions.
Outside of the real estate arena, Mr. Schwalb currently serves on the Board of Directors of Equitech Int’l Corporation, a manufacturer of proprietary spectroscopy technologies. He has previously served on the Board of Directors of The Standard Club in downtown Chicago.
Mr. Schwalb graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law with a J.D. and from Boston University with a B.A. magna cum laude with distinction.
In the community, Mr. Schwalb currently serves on the Membership Committee of The Standard Club, the Board of Governors of the University of Illinois Hillel Foundation, and the Associate Council of the Chicago Emergency Fund. He has previously served on the Lookingglass Theatre Junior Board.