Michelle H. Chan

Deputy County Counsel

Michelle Chan joined the Office of the County Counsel in 2017 and is part of the General Government section. Michelle is a commercial real estate attorney advising the County on real property transactional matters, including the acquisition and sale of property, leasing, and real estate financing.

Michelle's professional expertise includes: 

  • Commercial real estate
  • Contracts


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2010
    • Member, Loyola Law Journal
    • Thomas L. Owens Scholarship Award
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.S. Economics, B.A. World History, 2004

Prior Experience

  • Associate at Perkins Coie LLP (2013-2015)
  • Associate at Nixon Peabody LLP (2011-2013)

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