Steve, together with the other members of Green Courte’s legal team, is responsible for overseeing the legal aspects of Green Courte’s business and investments. Steve has been with Green Courte since 2008. 

Prior to joining Green Courte, Steve was a Partner in DLA Piper’s real estate transactions practice, and he continues as Senior Counsel to the law firm. He joined DLA Piper in 1999. Earlier in his career, Steve was an officer of Rosenberg & Liebentritt, P.C., a Chicago law firm affiliated with Equity Group Investments, LLC (1993-1999), and an associate at Sidley & Austin (now Sidley Austin LLP) (1990-1993). Before enrolling in law school, Steve was an auditor at Arthur Andersen & Co. (later Arthur Andersen LLP) from 1985-1987. 

Steve has a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and a Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Steve is a Certified Public Accountant. 

Missy is a Legal Assistant with responsibility for providing administrative and paralegal support to the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel. Missy has been with Green Courte since 2008. 

Prior to joining Green Courte, Missy worked in the legal department of JMB Realty Corporation, where she served as a lease negotiator with primary responsibility for the review and negotiation of commercial tenant leases and contracts and management of the acquisition files. Earlier, Missy worked at VMS Realty as assistant to the General Counsel and at Chicago Title Insurance Company in the Torrens Department. 

Missy has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois and a paralegal certificate from Roosevelt University. 

Kelly, together with the other members of Green Courte’s legal team, is responsible for overseeing the legal aspects of Green Courte’s business and investments. Kelly has been with Green Courte since 2004. 

Prior to joining Green Courte, Kelly was a Partner in DLA Piper’s real estate transactions practice, and he continues as Senior Counsel to the law firm. He joined DLA Piper in 1999. Earlier in his career, Kelly was an officer of Rosenberg & Liebentritt, P.C., a Chicago law firm affiliated with Equity Group Investments, LLC (1990-1999), and an associate and later a partner in the Chicago office of the law firm currently known as Katten Muchin Rosenman (1981-1990). 

Kelly has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Chicago and a Juris Doctor from New York University.