Quarles & Brady announced that Joel V. Sestito has joined the firm's Chicago office as a partner in the real estate practice group. Prior to joining the firm, Sestito was a partner at Ginsberg Jacobs LLC. He represents financial institutions, investors, private equity funds, REIT's and individuals in all matters related to real estate and commercial loan transactions. He received his LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center, his law degree from John Marshall School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond.