I grew up in a poor, single parent home. Education was my lifeline. So, when I learned of the racial disparities caused by public education funding, I became indignant. This is what inspired me to go to law school and become a civil rights lawyer. I would soon learn that there are numerous racial disparities, not only in education, but that run the gamut of employment, housing, healthcare, and especially the criminal justice system.

  October 23, 2018


Over the past five years, the landscape has dramatically changed in terms of what today’s practicing attorneys consider to be viable, and logistical, space for their firm.

  May 9, 2018


What happens when the unthinkable occurs and you find your law office space in Chicago has been displaced due to fire, flood, or other catastrophic event? This is a question no attorney wants to mull over as it can present a slew of potential headaches, financial pressures, and strains to consider that will affect your firm during the transition period. However, if you don’t have a contingency plan in place, you’re setting your firm up for a difficult and strenuous displacement.

  January 19, 2018



It’s important when running a business via a virtual office to make sure that potential clients see you as professional and legitimate. Utilizing a shared office space gives your brand the professional integrity it deserves without losing the financial benefits of being virtual, and when looking for workspace in Chicago, those two factors are key.

  November 3, 2017


Shared office space allows you the flexibility to create the perfect office space in downtown Chicago, while also staying within budget. We have six different shared office locations available and fully furnished.

  June 20, 2017


During my first week working at Amata, we had a saleswoman come up to our floor. The most I could offer was to take her card and give it to a manager, but before she left she asked exactly what kind of business we did here and I explained Amata the best I could. Her response included a word I have only heard in such context on HBO’s Silicon Valley.

  January 20, 2017