Bradley A. Van Auken has practiced as a corporate, transactional and real estate lawyer for more than 30 years. He has been a partner in the firm of Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff, LLP as well as a legal executive at three multifamily residential real estate investment trusts listed on the New York Stock exchange (Lexford Residential Trust, as Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Equity Residential as First Vice President, and Associated Estates Realty Corporation, as Vice President and General Counsel). Mr. Van Auken has also maintained a solo private practice, serving the business needs of clients ranging from entrepreneurs to Fortune 200 companies. Mr. Van Auken received both his undergraduate and law degrees from Notre Dame.