Here is the
CV-Resume of Larry Lowenthal, a real estate expert witness
who is retained for lawsuits wherein real estate
brokers are charged with malpractice, failure to
disclose, negligence, dishonesty, deceptive
conduct, violations of Florida statutes and the
Realtor Code of Ethics. 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 real estate brokers, with
nearly equal numbers of plaintiffs and defendants.
Earned a degree in
Economics from the University of Chicago.
a Florida real estate
in South Florida from 1990-2017.
Hundreds of closed transactions, close to
two thousand customers served.
Author of articles relating to Realtor Ethics on About.com,
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 arbitration
panels, which act as judge and jury.
All Board of Realtors arbitrations decide procuring
cause: who earned a
commission. (8 years in Broward)
Past Member, Chair, Grievance
Committee, examining and analyzing over 250 ethics
(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
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 sponsored by the Broward
Judge for 2004 Silver
Knight Awards (music performance category)
vice-president, director of
Rock Creek Homeowners’ Association,
families in Cooper City, 1990-2000.
Former Member of
Supervisory & Marketing Committees, Realtors’ Professional
Guest columnist on
homeowner association issues, Miami Herald (compensated).
Former Adjunct Professor at Broward College teaching Business Writing to
English speakers (five years).
Member of the University of
Chicago's Alumni Schools Committee,
students who apply to
the University and request a local, South Florida interview.
Former president, director, trustee of the Greater
Fort Lauderdale Advertising Federation.
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. We recently
relocated to North Central Florida with
our remaining cat. 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.