Over 25 Years of Experience     

Atul Karkhanis, AIA, LEED AP, is the President and Principal Designer of the Architectural firm of Atul Karkhanis Architects, Ltd.  (AKA), as well as a LEED Accredited Professional.  The firm was established as a corporation in 1990 and since then has completed many prestigious Educational, Commercial, Healthcare and Residential projects in the Chicagoland area as well as throughout the United States.  We fully coordinate your project with local and national building authorities and permit expeditors to move your project through the system as quickly as possible.  

July 2016

Morton Grove Montessori completed!


  • Feasibility Studies and "Test Fit" Analysis
  • Design planning
  • Furniture & Finishes planning
  • Bidding & Negotiation Assistance
  • Permit Authority and Code Coordination
  • Construction Administration
  • LEED and Energy Code Certifications


Our projects are located in various states all around the nation, such as:

- Arizona             - Colorado              - Georgia         - Illinois        - Indiana         

- Minnesota          - North Dakota       - Texas            - Utah

- Virginia             - Wisconsin

Every project has different needs and requirements.  AKA has you covered from Concept to Completion with assistance and planning in all phases of your project


Architecture for Every Lifestyle â€‹SM

Latest Completed Project

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1st Quarter 2017

A new issue of "The Architect" just released in March. Read it.

January 2017

Happy New Year!