Benjamin N. Burstein

Partner, Illinois Evictions & REO



Benjamin Burstein is a partner with McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC. Mr. Burstein manages the Eviction and REO Closing departments in the state of Illinois. Mr. Burstein has worked in the mortgage default industry since 2009, practicing foreclosure, eviction, and real estate. Mr. Burstein was admitted to the State Bars of New York and New Jersey in 2018 to practice with the firm’s offices in New York and New Jersey. He is well versed in all Federal, State, and local requirements that govern how to navigate occupancy and asset preservation during and post foreclosure in the states of his practice.


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2009
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006


  • Illinois
  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • USFN
  • ISBA
  • ABA

Publications and Speaking Engagements

  • “Municipalities and their Requirements affecting Residential Foreclosures: Illinois” USFN, January 29, 2016.