Lucas Fuksa is a founding partner of Fuksa Khorshid, LLC. He focuses his practice on real estate development, financial transactions, business and corporate matters, and mechanics lien and construction litigation.
Lucas regularly assists some of Chicago’s busiest developers and investors in their acquisition and development of real estate assets, including multi-use developments, condominiums, retail spaces, hotels, and single-family homes. Lucas is skilled in negotiating and preparing transactions involving the purchase and sale of financial instruments including real estate-backed bank notes, and creatively structures the acquisition and financing of real estate developments through various methods including EB-5 financing. Lucas has also litigated many mechanics lien and construction related cases including those involving Block 37, the Blackstone Hotel, and Rush University Hospital.
Lucas graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Illinois College of Law. He began his legal career with the firm of Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLC. In 2006, Lucas and his partner started Fuksa Khorshid, LLC.
Lucas serves as president of the Polish American Leadership Political Action Committee (PAL-PAC) and past president of the Polish American Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, he is a member of the River North Business Association, the Chicago Real Estate Council, the Association of Subcontractors and Affiliates, and the Chicago Association of Realtors.
Lucas is fluent in both Polish and Spanish.
Lucas lives in Park Ridge with his beautiful wife Daniela, his three daughters, Penelope, Bianca, and Adriana, and two chocolate labs, Emma and Winnie. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, golfing, reading, and drinking Scotch.