Laura Tilly has been practicing law at Miner, Barnhill & Galland since 1984, specializing in real estate transactions and not-for-profit corporate representation. A significant majority of Laura’s clients are not-for-profit corporations, and she has deep and broad experience counseling them in the areas of real estate development, including affordable housing and facilities development, ongoing real estate operations and management, and not-for-profit corporate law.
Laura prides herself on delivering efficient, effective and practical representation and solutions to issues, helping her clients achieve their missions more effectively.
Member, Advisory Committee, The Law Project, a project of the Chicago Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights, which provides pro bono counsel and education to community economic development projects and organizations (2002-present)
Member of the Board of Directors, Growing Home, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation supporting organic urban agriculture, with job training and community development components (2010-present)
Member of the Board of Directors, The Actors Gymnasium, a performing arts organization and school focusing on physical theater and circus (2011-2014)
Director, Treasurer and President, Evanston Day Nursery Association, a not-for-profit community day care center (1993-2003)