David R. Bass is a partner in Field and Goldberg’s Real Estate Tax Practice Group. David began his legal career with the Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board (PTAB) as an administrative law judge/attorney, presiding over administrative hearings regarding property valuation issues between taxpayers and county boards of review.
With over 20 years of experience in the private sector, David represents clients with all different property types, including hotels, offices, warehouses, and retail properties ranging from strip centers to regional malls, in their real estate tax valuation appeals. David represents clients before the Cook County Assessor, the Cook County Board of Review, the Circuit Court of Cook County, other Assessors and Boards of Review throughout Illinois and southern Wisconsin, and the Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board (PTAB).
David received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and he received his Juris Doctor degree from UIC John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois. David is admitted to the Illinois Bar and the Federal Bar for the Northern District of Illinois.
David is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the International Association of Assessing Officers.