Abraham J. Stern

Abraham J. Stern

Abraham J. Stern

Special Counsel
Phone: 312.521.2479 vCard
Fax: 312.521.2379



Abe Stern is a business attorney with nearly three decades of experience advising clients on legal and business issues in a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters, with an emphasis on the health care industry. Abe's clients include physicians, assisted-living facilities, home health care providers, hospices and long-term care facilities, as well as entrepreneurs, wholesalers, retailers, commercial lenders, developers, hotels, manufacturers, distributors and clearing firms.

Abe has represented corporate and health care clients in a wide array of transactions, including acquisitions, sales, financings, reorganizations, and the creation and dissolution of partnerships and limited liability companies. He counsels health care clients on a full range of regulatory issues and processes involving licensing and certification, including Medicare and Medicaid certification. Recent real estate matters include property acquisitions, sales, financings, leasing and options. Abe has also advised companies and individuals on tax planning, estate planning and family transaction planning, among other issues.


Abe is a member of the American Bar Association (Health Care Lawyers Division) and the Chicago Bar Association. He has also served as an instructor at Chicago-Kent College of Law.


New York University School of Law
LL.M., Taxation, 1980

Chicago-Kent College of Law
J.D., with high honors, 1979

Roosevelt University
B.S.B.A., 1977

Abe is admitted to practice in Illinois.