Wendy Freyer serves as the Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Pearlmark. Ms. Freyer is a founding partner of Drane & Freyer Limited, established in 2000, which provides a full range of legal services relating to the real estate, financing, capital markets, and general organizational needs of its clients, including Pearlmark. Prior to co-founding Drane & Freyer Limited, she was a partner in the corporate and real estate departments at Gardner Carton & Douglas (now Faegre Drinker Biddle) in Chicago.
Ms. Freyer earned a JD from Northwestern University School of Law and an AB cum laude from Smith College. She currently serves as an Executive Board member of Friends of Prentice Women’s Hospital in Chicago, as an Executive Committee member for The Wetlands Initiative and as a volunteer on behalf of Smith College, Colgate University and the Latin School of Chicago.