Erika focuses her practice on land use and other government regulations related to real estate development, as well as: economic development incentives; commercial real estate; and leasing, condemnation and municipal litigation. Her multi-faceted practice includes industrial, commercial and residential developments throughout the Illinois. She has secured some of the largest Tax Increment Financing assistance approved by the City of Chicago and significant grants and incentives from the State of Illinois. She has negotiated and obtained approvals for some of the most complex development projects in the metropolitan Chicago area, involving multi-layered approval processes by numerous governmental entities. Her clients include some of the largest regional and national real estate development companies, financial institutions and exchange groups.