Team

Our specialists in intellectual property, corporate structuring, entertainment ventures, real estate leasing, employee relations, debt financing, fundraising, and licensing, coupled with our vast network of professionals with whom we collaborate, ensures we can expediently find a solution to whatever it is you seek.

 
Brian Troglia   Brian has over 20 years of legal experience in general corporate law, private investments, and corporate/capital structuring, as well as a depth of expertise in the restaurant and hospitality industries. If you can’t find Brian at the office or at home with his wife and daughters, you can most likely find him at Mariano’s buying a roasted chicken, as he literally lives off them as one of his only dietary staples.  btroglia@tkhlaw.com

Brian Troglia

Brian has over 20 years of legal experience in general corporate law, private investments, and corporate/capital structuring, as well as a depth of expertise in the restaurant and hospitality industries. If you can’t find Brian at the office or at home with his wife and daughters, you can most likely find him at Mariano’s buying a roasted chicken, as he literally lives off them as one of his only dietary staples.
btroglia@tkhlaw.com

Josh Kaplan   Josh is an attorney by trade, a manager by practice, and an entrepreneur at heart, who brings a breadth of legal expertise and experience in corporate and entertainment law to the TK team. A Minneapolis to Chicago transplant via University of Wisconsin-Madison, Josh spends his free time with his wife and kids, growing facial hair, and channeling his inner hillbilly as he attempts to play the banjo (terribly we might add).  jkaplan@tkhlaw.com

Josh Kaplan

Josh is an attorney by trade, a manager by practice, and an entrepreneur at heart, who brings a breadth of legal expertise and experience in corporate and entertainment law to the TK team. A Minneapolis to Chicago transplant via University of Wisconsin-Madison, Josh spends his free time with his wife and kids, growing facial hair, and channeling his inner hillbilly as he attempts to play the banjo (terribly we might add).
jkaplan@tkhlaw.com

Joe Kreeger   Joe has a wide variety of legal and business experience, working as both an attorney and operator. He’s litigated for large corporations, started his own fantasy sports company, and helped one of Chicago’s fastest growing food service companies double in size. If Joe isn’t working, cheering on the Fighting Illini, or sampling Chicago’s best culinary offerings with his wife, he is likely trying to get a little white ball to fall into a hole.   jkreeger@tkhlaw.com

Joe Kreeger

Joe has a wide variety of legal and business experience, working as both an attorney and operator. He’s litigated for large corporations, started his own fantasy sports company, and helped one of Chicago’s fastest growing food service companies double in size. If Joe isn’t working, cheering on the Fighting Illini, or sampling Chicago’s best culinary offerings with his wife, he is likely trying to get a little white ball to fall into a hole.
jkreeger@tkhlaw.com

Eddie Sanders   Eddie is an experienced intellectual property attorney and former artist manager. With this combination of practices, he is able to provide effective solutions for entertainment and business clients. A native Chicagoan and John Marshall Law School grad, he currently operates; Freshly Baked Records, a music distribution company. In his free time, Eddie enjoys deejaying at your favorite nightclub or finding something bad to watch on Netflix.  esanders@tkhlaw.com

Eddie Sanders

Eddie is an experienced intellectual property attorney and former artist manager. With this combination of practices, he is able to provide effective solutions for entertainment and business clients. A native Chicagoan and John Marshall Law School grad, he currently operates; Freshly Baked Records, a music distribution company. In his free time, Eddie enjoys deejaying at your favorite nightclub or finding something bad to watch on Netflix.
esanders@tkhlaw.com

Jordan Matyas   Jordan is an attorney that focuses his time on administrative law, in addition he is a registered state and local lobbyist. After 20 years working in and around government Jordan now works with clients to navigate government. A majority of his work focuses on working with city, county and state agencies regarding professional licensure and compliance, building and land use, government investigations, and government procurement. Outside of work, Jordan is on the board of the Old Town Triangle Association and Illinois English Bulldog Rescue.

Jordan Matyas

Jordan is an attorney that focuses his time on administrative law, in addition he is a registered state and local lobbyist. After 20 years working in and around government Jordan now works with clients to navigate government. A majority of his work focuses on working with city, county and state agencies regarding professional licensure and compliance, building and land use, government investigations, and government procurement. Outside of work, Jordan is on the board of the Old Town Triangle Association and Illinois English Bulldog Rescue.

Xiao Lu   Xiao Lu came to the United States to earn his Master of Laws degree from Northwestern University School of Law. Xiao’s immigration work is informed by assisting a diverse base of clients with immigrant visa (Green Card), investor visa (EB-5), U.S. citizenship, and high-volume of nonimmigrant visa filings. As an immigrant himself, Xiao is dedicated to leading clients through this extremely personal and often confusing process. When not working, Xiao enjoys playing tennis, practicing yoga, and teaching people how to pronounce his name.  xiaolu@tkhlaw.com

Xiao Lu

Xiao Lu came to the United States to earn his Master of Laws degree from Northwestern University School of Law. Xiao’s immigration work is informed by assisting a diverse base of clients with immigrant visa (Green Card), investor visa (EB-5), U.S. citizenship, and high-volume of nonimmigrant visa filings. As an immigrant himself, Xiao is dedicated to leading clients through this extremely personal and often confusing process. When not working, Xiao enjoys playing tennis, practicing yoga, and teaching people how to pronounce his name.
xiaolu@tkhlaw.com

Sarah Troglia   stroglia@tkhlaw.com

Sarah Troglia
stroglia@tkhlaw.com

Jill Livingston   Jill has been practicing law for over 20 years in all aspects of franchising, business and commercial real estate and has had extensive experience in the restaurant industry. She spends her free time with her husband and children. When she isn’t cheering them on in tennis, cheer, dance and baseball she is attempting to play tennis herself.   jlivingston@tkhlaw.com

Jill Livingston

Jill has been practicing law for over 20 years in all aspects of franchising, business and commercial real estate and has had extensive experience in the restaurant industry. She spends her free time with her husband and children. When she isn’t cheering them on in tennis, cheer, dance and baseball she is attempting to play tennis herself.
jlivingston@tkhlaw.com

Adam Farag   Adam is a Chicago Kent graduate and an associate attorney at Troglia Kaplan. Adam’s interest in entertainment work stems from his own creative pursuits as a songwriter prior to going law school. This experience enables Adam to better empathize with his clients while navigating them through complex legal issues. In his free time, Adam enjoys writing songs with his friends and curating late-night r&b playlists.  afarag@tkhlaw.com

Adam Farag

Adam is a Chicago Kent graduate and an associate attorney at Troglia Kaplan. Adam’s interest in entertainment work stems from his own creative pursuits as a songwriter prior to going law school. This experience enables Adam to better empathize with his clients while navigating them through complex legal issues. In his free time, Adam enjoys writing songs with his friends and curating late-night r&b playlists.
afarag@tkhlaw.com