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Joel Fenchel’s general practice includes the representation of owner-operated businesses, as well as the individuals who founded, grow and manage the day-to-day operations of these businesses.

Business owners turn to Joel for their real estate and transactional matters, as well as their corporate, estate planning, probate, and business transactions.

Joel is active in the community, having previously served as Chair of the Planning Commission of the City of Highland Park, Chair of the Society For Contemporary Art of the Art Institute of Chicago and Chair of the Collectors’ Forum of the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Professional Honors

Joel is AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest level of professional excellence in ethical standards and legal ability.


  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association