Lori Hartglass

Lori Hartglass

Partner

Contact Info

Phone: (305) 428-4536
Fax: (305) 716-9217

Primary Office

Fort Lauderdale
200 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Suite 1000
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Lori Hartglass

Lori R. Hartglass is a partner in Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr's Fort Lauderdale office. She is a member of the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. Her responsibilities and experience have included all legal aspects of financing, construction, acquisition and sales on projects throughout the United States, including shopping centers, malls, luxury condominiums, condominium hotels, office buildings and hotels. She is lead outside counsel for  a monumental shopping and entertainment center planned for Miami-Dade County, Florida. Lori represented the developer a luxury condominium  in the largest construction loan transaction at the time for the southeast United States since the real estate recession. She represented another major developer in its $248.9 million financing transaction for renovation of an iconic resort . She also serves as local counsel to out-of-state and international law firms.

Prior to joining Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, Lori was associate general counsel for a premier real estate developer.. Prior to this, she was a partner at a national law firm.

 

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Named to the "South Florida Women in Law List" by Daily Business Review (2015)

Named to the "Influential Business Women List" by South Florida Business Journal (2015)

Awarded "Women Making Waves in Miami Commercial Real Estate" by The Real Deal South Florida (2015)

Named "Top Dealmaker of the Year, Real Estate Finance" by Daily Business Review (2014)

Received "Lifetime Achievement Award," CREW Fort Lauderdale/Boca Raton (2014)

Establishment by CREW Fort Lauderdale/Boca Raton of the Lori Hartglass Award named after Ms. Hartglass (2009)

Named the "Top Woman in Florida Commercial Real Estate" by Florida Real Estate Journal (2003)

Received VISTA Award from National Association of Women Business Owners (1997)

Received J.C. Penney Golden Rule Award (1996)

Rated AV by Martindale Hubbell

Memberships and Affiliations

Council for Educational Change (Board of Trustees, 2011-2017)

Slow Burn Theatre Company (Pro bono Legal Counsel, 2014-2017)

Dartmouth CF Research Center (Fundraiser, 2012-present)

Garden Homes at Country Isles Maintenance Association, Inc. Board of Directors (2009)

Founding President, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) of Fort Lauderdale/Boca Raton, a member organization of CREW Network (1993-1995)

CREW Miami (President, 1989-1990)

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (chairperson for various events 1989-2011)

Florida Grand Opera (Leadership Council, 1998-2001)

Olympics Torch Bearer (1996)

Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Board of Trustees, 1994)

Education

J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 1984, cum laude

B.S., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1976, magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

Florida

Lori R. Hartglass is a partner in Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr's Fort Lauderdale office. She is a member of the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. Her responsibilities and experience have included all legal aspects of financing, construction, acquisition and sales on projects throughout the United States, including shopping centers, malls, luxury condominiums, condominium hotels, office buildings and hotels. She is lead outside counsel for  a monumental shopping and entertainment center planned for Miami-Dade County, Florida. Lori represented the developer a luxury condominium  in the largest construction loan transaction at the time for the southeast United States since the real estate recession. She represented another major developer in its $248.9 million financing transaction for renovation of an iconic resort . She also serves as local counsel to out-of-state and international law firms.

Prior to joining Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, Lori was associate general counsel for a premier real estate developer.. Prior to this, she was a partner at a national law firm.