NEW CHICAGO ORDINANCE DETERS OWNERS FROM ENTERING INTO SHORT-TERM AND VACATION LEASES IN VIOLATION OF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION GOVERNING DOCUMENTS Many, if not most, community association declarations prohibit owners from leasing […]Read more
Benjamin J. Rooney is a shareholder with Keay & Costello., and has been with the firm since 2012. Ben’s practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation, with an emphasis on those issues involving the representation of community associations, co-ops, and other corporations. He has a variety of experience representing clients, including:
Ben regularly represents clients involved in litigation before courts in Cook and surrounding counties, as well as the Illinois Department of Labor, the Illinois Department of Human Rights, and the Illinois Department of Public Health. He also frequently attends community association meetings to advise boards on issues ranging from corporate governance to disputes with owners.
After graduating with a Political Science degree from Iowa State University, he attended DePaul College of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate. Ben is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, as well as the State of Minnesota. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Association, and Kane County Bar Association.