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

  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

  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

  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

  Walt Lyon   Walt is a recent graduate and MBA holder from the Loyola School of Law. A native Chicagoan, Walt is a builder at heart and relishes the challenge of creating something from the ground up. He is focused on corporate law and business planning but also is gaining fast experience in intellectual property and entertainment practices of the firm. When not at the office, Walt is either on the basketball court or rooting in vain for any of the local Chicago sport franchises.   wlyon@tkhlaw.com

Walt Lyon

Walt is a recent graduate and MBA holder from the Loyola School of Law. A native Chicagoan, Walt is a builder at heart and relishes the challenge of creating something from the ground up. He is focused on corporate law and business planning but also is gaining fast experience in intellectual property and entertainment practices of the firm. When not at the office, Walt is either on the basketball court or rooting in vain for any of the local Chicago sport franchises.
wlyon@tkhlaw.com

  Sarah Troglia   stroglia@tkhlaw.com

Sarah Troglia
stroglia@tkhlaw.com