New partners: Attorneys Kevin Coyne and Ann Matthews recently were named partner at Naperville-based Nyberg & Cassioppi law firm.
Concentrating in real estate law and licensed to practice in Illinois and Iowa, Coyne represents clients in the acquisition of a wide range of commercial real estate properties and businesses, including national franchises, restaurants and bars, and professional practices. He also represents both landlords and tenants in an assortment of retail, industrial, office, and residential leasing matters.
Matthews concentrates her practice in estate planning and trust and estate administration. Matthews advises individuals and families on all aspects of estate planning, including sophisticated gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax matters. Her practice also includes advising clients on charitable giving as well as the creation, tax reporting and management of private foundations.
A graduate of the University of Iowa College of Business, Coyne received his Juris Doctor from DePaul and his LL.M. from John Marshall Law School. A member of the DuPage County and Illinois State Bar Associations, Coyne is a member of the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, and has served as a commissioner of the City of Naperville Planning and Zoning Commission and the Naperville Fair Housing Advisory Commission.
Matthews graduated from Brigham Young University Law School in 1988, magna cum laude, where she served as the managing editor of the Law Review. Following law school she served a judicial clerkship to the Honorable James Duke Cameron of the Arizona Supreme Court. Prior to joining Nyberg & Cassioppi, Matthews was a partner at Botto Law Group as well as special counsel at Howard Rice Nemerovski Canady Falk & Rabkin and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP (formerly Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP). She is licensed to practice law in Illinois and California.