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Melvin L. Sims III

Melvin L. Sims III

Commercial & Residential Real Estate and Landlord-Tenant Attorney.
  • Landlord Tenant, Real Estate Law
  • Illinois
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Kira M. August 17, 2023
Wonderful man who works HARD for his clients! Mr. Sims did a wonderful job with my case. He was professional, yet compassionate and made sure he answered all of my questions. I’m very pleased with his services and have already recommended him to others. Nothing but praise for this man!! You won’t be let down or feel like you are “in it alone.”
Viola N. April 7, 2023
Professionalism Attorney Sims, One of the most professional lawyers that truly represents himself,his clients with integrity and will get Justice make sure his clients are treated with the highest respect and will go above and beyond until clients and cases are investigated thoroughly and resolved fairly
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Attorney Melvin L. Sims III is a Commercial and Residential Landlord-Tenant & Real Estate Attorney, a Realtor and a Title Agent with 18 years of experience in the practice of law. Mr. Sims' Landlord-Tenant practice focuses on defending and prosecuting Commercial and Residential Landlord-Tenant actions, including Evictions, Lease Terminations, Lease Arbitrage, as well as pre-litigation Commercial and Residential Lease Dispute Resolution throughout Northern Illinois.

Attorney Sims' General Real Estate Practice includes representing both Sellers and Buyers in Commercial and Residential Conveyances through Closing, with an emphasis on Multi-Family assets of 10 units or more. Attorney Sims also provides Title Insurance Agent services with Chicago Title and Trust, and a spectrum of full service Real Estate Legal representation.

Contact Attorney Sims at The Tenants Rights Group LLC ("TRG") today for your Landlord-Tenant, Real Estate Attorney and Multi-Family Asset Conveyance and Sale needs.

Practice Areas
    Landlord Tenant
    Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Rent Control, Tenants' Rights
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Supreme Court of Illinois
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Howard University School of Law
J.D. (2002) | Juris Doctor
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Amherst College
B.A. (1997) | Psychology / Economics
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University of Fort Hare
University of Fort Hare is South Africa's oldest and most respected HBCU and is Nelson Mandela's Alma Mater.
Activities: Study of Post Apartheid Politics in South Africa.
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Professional Associations
State Bar of Illinois  # 6285529
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National Bar Association (Region VII)
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Title Agent
Chicago Title and Trust
Chicago Association of Realtors
Websites & Blogs
The Tenants Rights Group LLC ("TRG")
Contact & Map
Tenants Rights Group
203 N. LaSalle St.
Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60601
Telephone: (312) 619-9603
Monday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed
Notice: By appointment only.
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