Rebecca M. Shanaman

Real Estate Law Co-Chair | Shareholder


Rebecca M. Shanaman is the Chair of CGA’s Real Estate Practice Group. She joined CGA Law Firm in early 2016, bringing over a decade of experience in real estate and business law from her practice in Chicago, Illinois.

Rebecca is experienced in negotiating and closing sophisticated business and commercial real estate acquisitions and sales. She is skilled at negotiating and drafting contracts, including purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases, asset purchase agreements and multi-member operating agreements. Rebecca has significant experience in all aspects of real estate transactions, including completing comprehensive due diligence investigations and complicated title and survey review. Rebecca has drafted and negotiated complex office and retail leases on behalf of tenants and institutional landlords, including the owners of several high rise buildings located in the Chicago loop and the largest office complex in Indianapolis. Rebecca has also represented and counseled multiple businesses in sales, acquisitions, corporate governance and restructuring. She is skilled in advising clients regarding the legal implications of transactions and strategizing with them on a wide variety of real estate and business issues.

Rebecca received her Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts from LaSalle University. She is a graduate of York Catholic High School. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Creative York. Rebecca lives in York with her husband and their two children.

Direct Phone Number

(717) 718-7135

Community Involvement
  • Creative York – Board of Directors
  • J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law – 2004
  • B.A., LaSalle University – 1999
  • York County Bar Association
  • Creative York, Board of Directors
  • Cultural Alliance of York County – Board of Directors
Industry Segments
  • Businesses & Corporations
  • Real Estate