Garry joins Golan & Christie LLP

CHICAGO – Rita W. Garry, 55, has joined the firm of Golan & Christie LLP as partner. 

Garry’s areas of expertise include business law and corporate governance, business planning and operations, finance and private securities transactions, and e-commerce and intellectual property, with a particular focus on crowdfunding.

Garry was admitted to the bar in Illinois in 1983. She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the Heartland Realtor Association. She has a juris doctorate from Boston University and a bachelor’s of arts degree in politics from Lake Forest College.

Before joining Golan & Christie, Garry was a partner and chair of the Corporate and Business Transaction Group at SmithAmundsen in Chicago. From 1995 to 2010, she was the founder and managing partner of the Garry Law Firm in Crystal Lake.

Garry can be reached at 312-696-1366 or