Theodore J. Novak is a Senior Partner in the international law firm of DLA Piper LLP (US). He is a senior member of the firm's Real Estate Department and the practice group chair of the firm's national Zoning, Land Use and Condemnation practice. Leading international legal publishers consistently rank him among the top lawyers in his profession.
With more than 45 years experience, Mr. Novak has been instrumental in the acquisition, condemnation, rezoning and development of all types of property including residential, industrial commercial and office. Mr. Novak has had extensive experience with administrative, legislative and judicial processes. Within his area of concentration, he has extensive litigation experience in the trial courts and has argued before the Illinois Supreme and Appellate Courts on numerous occasions. Mr. Novak is a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers
Mr. Novak's client list is extensive and includes the largest stock exchange listed companies as well as individual property owners and developers.