Michael Maxwell (“Max”) Berube is an Associate Attorney with the Relias Law Group. His practice focuses on property tax appeals and real estate transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, Max litigated real estate and family law cases in Cook County and the surrounding counties with a general practice law firm. Raised in a real estate family, Max has over a decade of real estate experience in managing and marketing commercial properties.
Max is also passionate about serving his country and city. From 2010 to 2018, Max served as a non-commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps Reserve as a Reconnaissance Marine with 4th Force Reconnaissance Company, 4th Marine Division. He also volunteers with several Chicago non-profit organizations, including as a police custody attorney with First Defense Legal Aid, and as a swimming coach to intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals at Misericordia Heart of Mercy in Rogers Park.
Max received his B.A. from Hamilton College, and his J.D. from University of San Francisco School of Law. He was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2015 and is a member of the Chicago and Illinois State Bar Associations. In his free time, Max enjoys cooking, tennis, and biking around Chicago with his daughter.