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Tamara Hibbard Joins the Chicago Office

Tamara Hibbard has joined the firm as of counsel in the Chicago office. Ms. Hibbard’s practice will be focused on leasing and development.

Prior to joining Pircher, Nichols & Meeks, Ms. Hibbard was a partner at Gozdecki, Del Giudice, Americus, Farkas & Brocato, LLP where she worked with developers and business executives in connection with the acquisition, disposition, leasing and financing of office, industrial and retail real estate, real estate due diligence and real estate aspects of merger and acquisition transactions. She has drafted and negotiated a wide variety of real estate and finance contracts, including redevelopment agreements, easements, ground/space leases, acquisition, disposition and joint development agreements and loan documentation.

Previously, Ms. Hibbard served as senior counsel for Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC where she facilitated the retailer’s transition from a build-to-suit model to a self-development model, including creating/improving the company’s transactional documents, collaborating on a process map and reporting dashboard, developing and implementing best practices, and coordinating and facilitating communication among development, construction, project management, finance and legal teams.

Ms. Hibbard is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the American Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association. She earned her J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Miami University.