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Flora Schnall

Flora Schnall, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Real Estate Transactions, Financing, Security Leasing.


Schnall, Flora was born on October 7, 1935 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Benjamin and Jean (Heilweil) Schnall.


Smith College (Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, 1956). Harvard University (Juris Doctor, 1959).


Worked at Parker Chapin Flattau & Klimpl, L.L.P. (New York, NY) specializing in Real Estate Transactions, Financing, Security Leasing. Admitted to the bar, 1960, New York. Author: "Parties and Capacity to Buy and Sell," Real Estate Titles, NYBSA, 1984.

"An Introduction to Ground Leases," Practical Real Estate Lawyers Manual, May, 1989. "What's Happening on Wall Street? Real Estate's Panacea or Placebo?" ACREL Papers, ACREL/American Bar Association, 1992. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Chair: Committee on Real Property, 1990-1993.

Committee on Lectures and Legal Education, 1986-1989). New York State (Chair, Real Property Law Section, 1987-1988. Member, Executive Committee) and American (Member of Council, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 1987-1993) Bar Associations.

American College of Real Estate Lawyers (President, 1989-1990).


Board directors Northside Center Child Development, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1980, Citizens Housing and Planning Council, New York City, since 1982. Member American Bar Association (real property probate section, council since 1987), New York State Bar Association (editor real property law section of newsletter 1980-1986, chairman 1989, house of deals 1986-1989), Association of the Bar of New York City (chairman real property committee since 1990), American College Real Estate Lawyers (board governors 1984-1989, president 1989-1990). Clubs: India House.