Lawyers acquire condo in South Loop

Medium 829da680be8499e313c50dff896b332c Stephen M. Copenhaver and his wife, Rachel, bought a two-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo at 1404 S. State St. in South Loop from John and Pamela Boban for $511,000 on April 21.

The Bobans paid $353,000 for the property in July 2003. The 1,681-square-foot condo is part of the 63 units at the Rowhouses of Dearborn Park II, a development built in 1988 in the Dearborn Park II subdivision.

Mr. Copenhaver is an associate at Schiff Hardin LLP, where his practice focuses on a wide range of product litigation and counseling matters. He has previously served on the legislative staff of U.S. Senator Gordon Smith.

He received his J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School and earned his B.A. in political science from Oregon State University.

Ms. Copenhaver is an associate at Vedder Price, P.C. She focuses on business and commercial disputes. She previously clerked with the Cook County Circuit Court of Illinois.

She received her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School, completed her M.Phil. at the University of Cambridge and received her B.A. from Yale University.

According to, there have been 622 condo sales in South Loop during the past 12 months, with a median sale price of $290,000.

Address: 1404 South State Street
Buyer(s): Designers (Trust), Stephen M Copenhaver and Rachel Luberda
Seller(s): John W Boban (Trustee) and Pamela Boban (Trustee)
Sale date: Apr. 21, 2010

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