Kenneth H. Brown

Kenneth H. Brown

Phone 2: 847-770-6909
Fax: 847-770-6929

Ken concentrates his practice in commercial real estate, probate and estate planning, litigation, and business planning matters. He takes pride in the long relationships he has established with his clients, some of which have spanned 40 years. With his diverse experience in various practice areas, Ken acts as general counsel to many of his clients and provides them with cost effective and practical counseling. His experience in litigation has also made him an effective strategist in avoiding or minimizing conflicts and favorably resolving those that arise. Ken worked in a dynamic small firm setting before joining Strauss Malk & Feder in 2019.


  • DePaul University School of Law, J.D. (1976)
  • University of Wisconsin, B.S. (1971)

Licensed to Practice

  • Illinois

News & Articles

Benjamin will present on the topic of “Promissory Notes – Everybody is Doing Them, But are They Doing Them Correctly? Opportunities to Maximize Related Planning Benefits and Minimize Corresponding Risks.” Location: Live Webcast – Regi… Read More
Very proud of Benjamin N. Feder and Rebecca A. Levin for the great work they did on their article regarding No Contest Provisions. Check out the article HERE Read More
When transactions (either gifts or sales) between family members, or trusts for the benefit of family members, are entered into the government requires a minimum interest rate to avoid treating the interest component of the transaction as a gift (oft… Read More

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