Here is the
CV-Resume of Larry Lowenthal, a real estate expert witness
who is retained for lawsuits over troubled
transactions, many of which name real estate
brokers who are charged with malpractice, failure to
disclose, negligence, dishonesty, deceptive
conduct, violations of Florida statutes and the
Realtor Code of Ethics. Some cases stem
from commission disputes. Depending upon the
facts and the law, Larry works for plaintiffs
and defendants, and testifies at depositions and
the more formal PDF version.
CV / Resume
Retained as an
expert witness for dozens of lawsuits involving disputes over
troubled real estate transactions, many of which charge brokers
with negligence or improper conduct. Other cases include
Earned a degree in
Economics from the University of Chicago.
a Florida real estate
in South Florida firms from 1990-2017. Now
Hundreds of closed transactions, close to
two thousand customers served.
Hundreds of hours of continuing education
covering Florida law, ethics, commercial real estate, relocation issues, commercial leasing, fair
Past Member, Professional Standards Committee, sitting
on ethics and
panels, which act as judge and jury.
Arbitrations decide procuring
cause: who earned a
commission. (8 years in Broward)
Past Member, Chair, Grievance
Committee, examining and analyzing over 250 ethics complaints
(like a grand juror). (Member at
least 12 years.)
Professional Standards Forum, Florida Association of Realtors, in 2007
and appointed again for 2015 calendar year.
Persuaded National Association of Realtors that false advertising about
properties in MLS should be considered unethical, resulting in added Interpretation
Deceptive MLS Information”.
Former Member, Government
Past Chair, MLS
Committee (Multiple Listing Service).
Former member, Standard Forms Committee,
creating forms and
use in transactions
Nominated for 2007
"Realtor of the
Conducted a "How to become a better writer"
class for Realtors.
member of the Creative Industries Task Force,
2003-2004 and co-sub
the “Image” subcommittee. This
was a project developed by the BrowardCounty Commission
Judge for 2004 Silver
Knight Awards (music performance category)
vice-president, director of
Rock Creek Homeowners’ Association, Over 1,800
families in Cooper City, 1990-2000.
Former Member of
Supervisory & Marketing Committees, Realtors’ Professional
Past member, University of
Chicago Alumni Schools Committee,
students who applied to
the College, 2008-2018
Guest columnist on
homeowner association issues, Miami Herald (compensated).
Former Adjunct Professor at Broward College teaching Business Writing to
English speakers (five years). This was part-time, at night.
Former president, director, trustee of the Greater
Fort Lauderdale Advertising Federation during my first career.
Community experience & recognition includes:
-Chairman of the Cooper City Appearance Board.
-Member, Board of Directors, Better Business Bureau.
-Member, Superintendent's Committee On Public Education
-Guest lecturer, Broward College.
-Community Professor at Nova University, teaching Economics
-Nominated by Judge Mort Abrams (dec.) for Silver Medal, Broward
-Winner of Silver Medal, American Advertising Federation (Broward
Married to Jan, who retired as a school psychologist in South Florida. Our
son and his growing family live in Chicago.
Zorro, heroic cats
Larry & grandson Aiden
sitting for a portrait.
Rose models her new plaid skirt.