As a member of Gould & Ratner’s Real Estate Practice, Aaron May handles matters relating to virtually all aspects of real estate law, including commercial real estate transactions, financing, leasing, zoning, land use and entitlement issues. He has particular experience working with telecom companies on a variety of matters, including master site agreements, cell site acquisition, leasing, amendments and risk assessment.

While in law school, Aaron served as Editor-in-Chief of The John Marshall Journal of Computer & Information Law. He was also a member of the John Marshall Moot Court Honors Council, and was an octofinalist at the 18th Annual Mardi Gras Sports Law Invitational at Tulane Law School. During his second year of law school, Aaron served as a judicial extern for the Hon. Lawrence E. Flood of the Circuit Court of Cook County.

Before joining as an associate, Aaron clerked for Gould & Ratner for more than two years.





  • John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2013
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, B.S., Finance, 2008

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois


  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Chicago Mortgage Attorneys Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association