Mary Wasik is a partner in the Corporate & Securities Group. Her corporate representation is extensive and includes advising clients on acquisition and sale transactions, structure and preparation of limited liability company and partnership agreements (including real estate joint ventures), and agreements among shareholders.  Mary regularly assists clients in the preparation of manufacturing, distribution, product development, sales and service agreements.  She has advised clients regarding their duties and all types of issues that arise on a daily basis in the operation of a business. 

When legal issues present obstacles to her clients’ business objectives, Mary works diligently to present solutions that facilitate progress.  To develop a comprehensive assessment of potential risks and challenges, Mary collaborates with her clients and exercises concerned ownership over the issues they face. The combination of her experience and approach is designed to equip her clients with the tools they need to find a resolution and return to the business of their business. 

Mary also works with non-profit clients in connection with formation, governance and registration requirements.  She has also helped clients obtain certifications as minority and women-owned businesses, including structuring sale and purchase transactions for purposes of retaining or obtaining such certifications.


  • Bar Admissions: Illinois, 1981

    Education: Loyola University of Chicago, B.B.A., 1978, magna cum laude
    University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1981

  • Memberships: Chicago Bar Association
    Illinois State Bar Association
    American Bar Association

  • Honors & Awards: Named a Leading Lawyer by the Leading Lawyers Network