Joy A. Mkrdichian

Partner

jamkrdichian@gct.law

Contacts

Direct: 312.696.1371

Pronouns: 
She/Her/Hers

Areas of Practice

Corporate & Real Estate

Estate Planning & Taxation

Joy Mkrdichian is a Corporate Partner at Golan Christie Taglia. She concentrates her practice in the area of commercial real estate representing clients looking to acquire and divest properties throughout the Midwest.

Joy’s practice focuses on:

  • Design and implementation of commercial real estate transactions
  • Leasing and subleasing
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Representation of closely held businesses and business owners
  • Structuring of new business ventures
  • Corporate and individual tax issues

In addition, Joy has extensive experience working with clients in preparation and negotiation of commercial leases.

Clients turn to Joy for her innovative and effective skills managing the deal process and closing the deal. Her clients know that she advocates for their best interests. Joy believes the practice of law is not adversarial, but relational, which helps her to close deals and help her clients achieve their goals.

Prior to joining GCT in 2014, Joy was a Senior Associate in International Tax Services at PwC, Chicago, Illinois.

Joy lives in River North and spends her free time at East Bank Club and trying new restaurants throughout the city.

EDUCATION

Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2010
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, B.S. in Accounting, 2007
Certified Public Accountant, 2009

BAR ADMISSIONS

Illinois, 2010

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Chicago Bar Association
American Bar Association
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Assyrian American Bar Association - Treasurer
Exit Planning Institute – Leadership Board

HONORS & AWARDS

Selected as a Rising Star since 2017
Selected as an Emerging Lawyer since 2017

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Little Elves of Love - Volunteer

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