Adam Lavey
Associate, NCARB, AIA

On staff at Pappageorge Haymes Partners since 2000, Adam offers more than 25 years of professional experience in commercial and residential building projects. His extensive technical knowledge and design skills have been integral to the success of major high-rise, mid-rise, townhouse and custom residential, adaptive reuse, mixed-use, recreational, hospitality, and large-scale urban planning projects. As senior project manager, he is actively involved in the initial concept design through construction documentation for each of his assignments. Adam’s unique mentoring skills also serve to empower team members with both the tools and inspiration to advance toward future leadership roles.

Major projects in Chicago include: LEED® Silver certified K2 at K Station; a 33-story residential tower comprised of 496 luxury apartments, 16,000 sq. ft. of parking, service and amenity spaces, and a newly constructed pedestrian foot bridge that joins the complex to adjacent retail, The Shops and Lofts at 47; an award-winning, mixed-use complex comprised of a mid-rise building offering 72 mixed-income apartments and 55,000 sq. ft. of retail, and an array of 3-, 6- and 9-flats located in the City’s active Cottage Grove Corridor, 600 North Lake Shore Drive; a 401-unit, 46- and 40-story condominium complex overlooking Lake Michigan, and LEED® Gold certified Alta at K Station; an 848-unit, 41- and 36-story tower apartment complex that includes a 33,000 sq. ft. amenity deck.

Major work outside of Chicago includes: SouthShore (P1); a 143-unit, 21- and 24-story condominium complex in Newport, Kentucky, the award-winning Glen Town Center; a 45-acre, mixed-use redevelopment that includes 300 residential units and 460,000 sq. ft. of retail in Glenview, Illinois, and Wheaton Senior Living; a craftsman style, low-rise neighborhood complex comprised of 84 dwelling units in Wheaton, Illinois.

Early in his career, Adam worked at Benkert Associates, Inc., Palatine, Illinois, as project designer on various townhouse and single family home projects. He later expanded his experience at Warren Johnson Architects, Inc., Palatine, Illinois, as project architect on major commercial, retail, and mixed-use projects.

Adam is actively involved with various charitable organizations and is Chairman of Buddha’s Big Hitters for Rett Syndrome. 

Education University of Illinois at Chicago, Bachelor of Architecture in Design, 1996
Active Licenses/Certifications Licensed Architect, State of Illinois
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
Professional Associations American Institute of Architects (AIA), Member
U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Member
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), Member
Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF), Member