Richard R. Perlman Law, P.C.

 Richard R. Perlman Law, P.C.


Richard R. Perlman Law, P.C , is a Chicago IL based law firm run by its President, Richard Russell Perlman ("Rick"). Rick is a graduate of Harvard Law School with more than 35 years of solid experience in corporate, business and transactional law; and he also has done litigation and arbitration work. Rick is a top-rated attorney as evidenced by his

  • · “10 Superb” rating from, 
  • · “AV Preeminent” rating from Martindale & Hubbell, 
  • · Selection for inclusion by Super Lawyers (Illinois, 2019), and
  • · “Business Start-up Attorney of 2015 in Illinois” designation in CorpINTL Legal Awards    2015.

In addition to his work at Richard R. Perlman Law, P.C., Rick is also Of Counsel at Trial Lawyers David A. Axelrod & Associates, P.C., where Rick has served as Chair of its Corporate & Transactions Department. That firm, which is noted for its litigation work, often is utilized by Rick as trial counsel in support of the litigation efforts of his clients.

Rick also makes use of co-counsel arrangements that he has established with a number of other excellent law firms, including firms noted for their work in corporate, business and transactional matters; and among such co-counsel firms is one firm with more than 700 attorneys, which firm provides a very substantial discount off its standard hourly rates for clientele retaining such firm through Rick.

Rick has also served as a member of the Chicago Bar Association’s Judicial Evaluation Committee. He also is a member of arbitrator panels at various organizations including the American Arbitration Association and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Rick's e-mail address is