Darrin S. Baim

Partner, Practice Group Chair

dsbaim@gct.law

Contacts

Direct: 312.696.1350

Pronouns: 
He/Him/His

Areas of Practice

Corporate & Real EstateChair

Intellectual Property

Darrin Baim is Chair of the Corporate and Real Estate Practice Group at Golan Christie Taglia. He is also the Firm’s Hiring Partner, overseeing attorney recruitment and development.

Darrin concentrates his practice in the areas of:

  • Corporate mergers, acquisitions and real estate
  • Representation of closely held businesses and business owners
  • Design and implementation of commercial transactions
  • Structuring of new business ventures
  • Leasing, subleasing and business contracts

Going beyond providing legal advice, Darrin takes the time to listen to clients and help them determine how to best achieve their strategic goals. He believes that long term relationships bring the best results and strives to provide value at every turn.

Darrin joined GCT in 2000 and made Partner in 2009. Previously, he was a Health Care Associate with Katten Muchin Zavis.

Darrin lives in Glenview with his wife Stacy and his three children, Jacob, Claire and Ryan.

EDUCATION

Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1998
Cum laude
Law JournalEditor-at-Large and Board Member 1997-1998;
Member 1996-1998
University of Illinois, M.S. in Biology, 1995
University of Illinois, B.S. in Biology, 1992

BAR ADMISSIONS

Illinois, 1998

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association

HONORS & AWARDS

Leading Lawyers Network

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

FC-1 Academy, Director and President, 2019-present
District 34 Caucus, Member, 2020-present
FC United Advisory Committee, Member, 2020-present

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