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.  

 Concept to Completion​ TM

3rd Quarter 2015

A new issue of "The Architect" just released in July.

  • 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

Michigan           - 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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July 2015

ILIC interior just completed!

Photograph courtesy of Daniel Broten Photography.


March 2015

AKA's 25th Anniversary!