Brian W. Baugh
Brian W. Baugh graduated from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, with honors in 1987. There he received baccalaureate degrees in accounting and finance. He passed the Illinois Certified Public Accountant Exam in 1988. Mr. Baugh is a 1991 graduate of the Northern Illinois University College of Law cum laude. An associate at the firm, Mr. Baugh was admitted to practice in Illinois in 1991. He is currently a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Tax Increment Association, the American Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the Kane County Bar Association.
Mr. Baugh specializes in municipal law, having represented and advised municipal corporations and sanitary districts as to general procedural matters, contracts, leases, annexation and development agreements, land use and zoning matters, utilities, industrial revenue bond issues, general obligation bond issues and tax increment financing matters.
Mr. Baugh currently provides counsel to the firm’s municipal clients, including Elmhurst, Elmwood Park, Forest Park, Glendale Heights, South Barrington, and Streamwood. He also serves as special legal counsel to the Village of Franklin Park, the City of Geneva, the City of St. Charles, and the City of Rock Island, advising and assisting these communities in economic development and redevelopment matters and municipal financing issues.