Lori R. Hartglass is a partner with Arnstein & Lehr LLP and she chairs the Governance Committee of the Council for Educational Change.
Throughout her career, Ms. Hartglass has been an active member of the community. She is the founding president of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Fort Lauderdale/Boca Raton, and a past president of CREW Miami. She currently serves as pro bono counsel to Slow Burn Theatre Company. She has been a fundraiser to find the cure for Cystic Fibrosis since 1989. Ms. Hartglass is the recipient of the Influential Business Women Award from the South Florida Business Journal, Top Dealmaker of the Year Award (Real Estate Finance category) from the Daily Business Review, the VISTA Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners, and the JC Penney Golden Rule Award. She was recognized by the Real Deal South Florida as a Woman Making Waves in Miami Commercial Real Estate and by the Florida Real Estate Journal as a top woman in Florida Commercial Real Estate. In 1996, Ms. Hartglass was one of the community heroes selected to carry the Olympic Torch.
Her article, Tax Savings on Multi-State Loans with Florida Real Estate Collateral, has been featured in top real estate publications such as the The Real Estate Finance Journal, the Florida Real Estate Journal, and the Corporate Real Estate Executive magazine. Ms. Hartglass is rated by Martindale as AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5.
Ms. Hartglass received her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, and her B.S. in Management from the State University of New York at Binghamton. She attended outstanding public schools in Dix Hills, New York, and continues to correspond with her beloved sixth grade teacher, Mrs. Kingsley, formerly known as Mrs. Robinson.