Earles Architects and Associates (eaa) is client driven and client focused. We provide the solutions that help our clients modernize, expand, reconfigure and improve efficiencies. We have been fortunate to work with exceptional clients in a wide range of notable Chicago buildings, such as The Rookery, 190 S. LaSalle St., the Inland Steel Building and CME Center at 10 and 30 S. Wacker Dr.

Professional Associations


Crain’s 2019 #4 Best Places to Work

2014, 2015, & 2016 PSMJ Premier Award for Client Satisfaction

2011 Chicago Landmark Award for Preservation Excellence – Exterior Restoration
Chicago Real Estate Association

Build to Suit Team of the Year 2000 – USPS, Chicago International Military Service Center
O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, IL

Western Cook County Solid Waste Agency 2011 Greentelligence Award
Noel B. Cummings Administration Center, Hodgkins, IL

Licensed Architects & Designers

Daniel Earles, AIA, LEED AP ID+C
Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin

Partial Client List


(GAO) General Accounting Office
(GSA) General Services Administration
Accurate Recruiting
Air Canada
Alliance Airlines
American Express
American Family Insurance
Applegate Thorne Thomsen
Baker Furniture
BNY Mellon
Brad’s Deals
British Airways World Cargo
CC Insustries
CH Robinson
Chiro One
Coghlan Kukankos, LLC.
Cook County Assessor’s Office
Crossings of Schererville
DHL Air Freight
DialogTech (formerly Ifbyphone)
Endurance Insurance Services
Farbman Group
Feldco Windows
Flynn Financial
Gordon & Rees
Great Dane Trucking
Harris Bank
Havas Worldwide Chicago
Hepler Broom
Hillard Heintze
Household International
Intralinks, Inc.
It’s Just Lunch
J&L Industrial Supply
JPK Enterprises
Kerns Frost &Pearlman
Krieg Devault, LLP
Lawson Mardon
Lowis & Gellan
Michael Lewis Company
Mitsubishi Engine – NA
Model Metrics
Morton Salt
Murphy & Hourihane
National City Bank
Newcom & Associates
Phusion Projects
Pixel Brothers
Popular Bank
Provisur Technologies
Prudential Bache Securities
Rewards Network
Root Learning
Scherer Schneider Paulick
Starbucks Midwest Headquarters
Suncast Corporation
Superior Lighting
Teams Design
Technology Services Group
THL Credit
UHY Advisors
United States Postal Service
Valorem Law Group
Wolcott, Wood & Taylor
ZS Associates
Zurich Insurance


Boden Products
IMI Cornelius
Pitman Companies
Tech Lighting
WW Grainger

Building Owners & Managers

20 North Wacker Management
300 W. Adams, LLC.
AM Trust Real Estate
Annenberg Investments
Beacon Properties
Capital Realty Development
Equity Commonwealth
Equity Office Properties
First Industrial Realty Trust
Golub and Company
Hines Interests, LLP
Jones Lang LaSalle
Lincoln Property Company
LM Commercial Real Estate
MAC Management
MB Real Estate/Capital Properties
Piedmont Realty Trust
Sterling Bay Companies
The John Buck Company
The Lionstone Group
Tishman Speyer
Transwestern Commercial Services
Winthrop Properties, LLC


Beulah Shoesmith Elementary School
Capital Development Board
Chicago Teacher’s Union
Edward Jenner Academy of the Arts
Franciscan Alliance
George Washington Elementary School
George Washington High School
Illinois Institute of Technology
Jesse Spalding School
Montessori School
Neal F. Simeon High School
Northwestern University
Rush University
Union League Boys & Girls Club
University of Chicago
Village of Hodgkins Administration Center


Buffalo Wings & Rings
Cité Restaurant
Connie’s Pizza
Delle Amiche Salon
Edward Ferrell
Gateway Newstand
Harley Davidson
Holly Hunt
J & J Commercial
J. Robert Scott
Kamehachi of Tokyo
Nucraft Furniture
PNC Bank
Romo International
Round the Clock
Sarah’s Pastries and Candies
Sedia Systems
Spa Café
Stone Source
TJ Maxx
Touhy Furniture
W.W. Grainger-Chicagoland
Yum Brands – KFC

Not for Profit

Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boys & Girls Club of America
Catholic Charities of Chicago
Good News Partners
Teach for America
Union League Boys & Girls Club

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