Since 1977, Codilis & Associates has provided legal services to clients across five locations in the country. Some of the attorneys who make up the Illinois-based Codilis and Associates belong to the Chicago Bar Association (CBA), a professional organization comprised of attorneys and judges who advance the legal profession and law while building professional relationships.

Through its Career Advancement Program (CAP), CBA assists attorneys in navigating the legal job market in Chicago for attorneys of different backgrounds at all stages of their careers. Those who participate in CAP can learn from a long-time attorney and career advancement professional, Kathy Morris…


From its first office in Burr Ridge, Illinois, Codilis and Associates also has offices in Indiana, Missouri, Texas, and Wisconsin. Focused on providing real estate transactional support to corporate investors and private buyers and sellers, Codilis & Associates offers services such as title curative work.

Title defects affect a property owner’s ability to claim full rights to enjoy or sell a property. Since the owner does not enjoy these rights, he or she cannot pass them to a buyer. This is why curing titles of defects is important. …


Headquartered in Burr Ridge, Illinois, Codilis & Associates is a law firm that has been operational since 1977. Together with its affiliate companies, Codilis and Associates provides foreclosure-related services including real estate transactional support for REO closings.

When a property that has been the subject of a foreclosure falls into the ownership of a bank, it becomes an REO (real estate owned) property. This marks the culmination of an elaborate foreclosure process that begins when a borrower defaults on a mortgage. …


Established in 1977, Burr Ridge, IL-based law firm Codilis and Associates provides legal counsel to mortgage lenders throughout Illinois, Indiana, Texas, and Missouri. Among its range of services are REO title and closing, bankruptcy, and foreclosure services. A community-driven company, Codilis & Associates is also actively involved with several charity initiatives; one of these is Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, a child welfare organization based in Chicago.

Mercy Homes for Boys and Girls was founded in 1887 as a community-centered, Catholic organization to shelter and nurture children in crisis. It has provided support for over 30,000 young people since…


Real estate law firm Codilis & Associates gives back to the communities its serves by supporting multiple charitable organizations. Among the groups Codilis and Associates supports is the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, a Catholic organization whose mission is to assist children and families in need.

As part of its work, Mercy Home for Boys and Girls provided a workshop in 2018 for Chicago teachers on how to educate children who have experienced trauma and adversity. The event was part of the organization’s Mercy Model School initiative.

Teachers who participated learned from Mercy Home workers strategies for helping students…


With offices in Illinois, Texas, Indiana, Missouri, and Wisconsin, Codilis & Associates provides legal services to those needing assistance with real estate matters. Codilis and Associates also supports professional organizations including Phi Alpha Delta (PAD), a law fraternity that serves students, educators, the community, and legal practitioners.

Each year the organization encourages chapters to participate in Spirit Week, where alumni, law students, and pre-law students engage in activities that promote PAD’s mission of inclusivity, diversity, professionalism, and community. …


The law firm Codilis and Associates has been serving its clients throughout Illinois since 1977 has expanded into a family of companies spanning five states. Codilis & Associates provides legal services in numerous real estate issues, including real estate owned (REO) closings.

REO property refers to foreclosed homes owned by lenders that provided a loan for the property to be purchased. It can seem like a straightforward process, but some common obstacles routinely show up.

Among those obstacles, REO property buyers can expect banks to be inefficient when processing offers. …


Codilis and Associates is part of a family of legal companies spanning five states that have provided comprehensive legal services for over four decades. The qualified attorneys at Codilis & Associates are well-versed in a variety of real estate disputes, including foreclosure defense and litigation.

As a homeowner, you may be inclined to challenge a foreclosure action. However, there’s only a basis for that under specific circumstances. One of the common foreclosure defenses is the claim that a loan owner lacks standing. This means that the institution that provided the loan cannot prove that it owns said loan. …


An Illinois-based law firm, Codilis and Associates has been in business since 1977 and along with their affiliated companies, provide a variety of legal services. Codilis & Associates specializes in foreclosure-related legal resources, real estate transactional support to banks, and bankruptcy counseling, among others.

There are several types of bankruptcy, and each applies to a different set of specific circumstances of the bankrupted party. Chapter 7 bankruptcy is one of the most well-known and it can’t be entered on a whim.

Applicants are required to pass a means test to qualify for Chapter 7 protection which is designed to exclude…


Based in Burr Ridge, Illinois, Codilis and Associates provides legal, risk management, and compliance services to creditors in the real estate and mortgage industries. Codilis & Associates is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA).

The ISBA is an organization that offers assistance to Illinois lawyers and advocates for the due administration of justice. To further its mission, the ISBA launched a website called “Illinois Lawyer Now” that provides relevant and updated legal content.

Illinois Lawyer Now also features legal blogs authored by ISBA members. High-quality blog posts are added to the Illinois Lawyer Now Digest and shared with all members via email every other week. Additionally, the news website LexBlog and the research platform Fastcase monitor Illinois Lawyer Now and promote blog posts that are substantiated and significant to the legal community. To access the website, visit www.illinoislawyernow.com.

Codilis & Associates

Established in 1977, Codilis and Associates, PC, in Burr Ridge, Illinois, provides an array of services to mortgage lenders and servicers throughout the state.

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