Amari & llocallo
Chicago

(312) 255-8550

 
Bloomingdale

(630) 307-3700

 
  • Professional Experience
    Email: vm@amari-locallo.com Phone: 312-255-8550 Direct: 312-255-0101 ext. 138 Fax: 312-255-8551 vCard: Download

    Vesna Marusic
    Email: vm@amari-locallo.com
    Phone: 312-255-8550
    Direct: 312-255-0101 ext. 138
    Fax: 312-255-8551
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    • Vesna Marusic joined Amari & Locallo in 2005 as an associate attorney, and practices in the areas of real estate taxation and assessment appeals.  Currently, Vesna represents clients before the Cook County Assessor’s Office, Cook County Board of Review, and the Circuit Court of Cook County to contest and litigate real estate tax assessments for commercial, industrial and multi-unit residential properties.
    • Additionally, Vesna advises and represents governmental, charitable, religious and educational entities regarding real estate tax exemption matters at administrative levels and before the Illinois Department of Revenue.
  • Education and Honors
    • J.D., The John Marshall Law School (2005)
    • B.A., The University of Chicago (2001)
  • Bar Admissions
    • Illinois (2005)
  • Professional and Civic Activities
    • Board Member – Illinois Bar Journal Editorial Board (2011-present)
    • Member – Croatian-American Bar Association (2009-present)
    • Board Member – The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association (2008-2010)
    • Member – Illinois State Bar Association (2006-present)
  • Selected Presentations/Publications
    • Co-Author – “AFTER PROVENA: What does the future hold for non-profit hospital exemptions?” Illinois Lawyer Now, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2010
    • Presenter – “The Real Estate Tax Assessment Process in Illinois,” The John Marshall Law School (2008, 2010)
    • Co-Author –  “County Board Amends Real Property Classification Ordinance,” The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, March 27, 2009
    • Co-Author – “The Cook County Board Amends the Cook County Real Property Assessment Classification Ordinance” ISBA Tax Trends Newsletter, Vol. 52, No. 10, 2009
    • Co-Author – “Real Estate Tax Exemptions for Senior Citizens” ISBA Senior Lawyers Newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2008