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Laurence George Preble

Laurence George Preble, American lawyer. Bar: California 1969, District of Columbia 1983, New York 1987, United States District Court (central district) California 1969. Recipient Distinguished Achievement medal, Colorado School Mines, 1998.


Preble, Laurence George was born on April 24, 1939 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of George Enos and Ruth (Jewett) Preble.


Bachelor in Petroleum Refining Engineering, Colorado School Mines, 1961. Juris Doctor cum laude, Loyola University, Los Angeles, 1968.


Worked at O'Melveny & Myers LLP (Los Angeles, California. Also New York, N.Y.) specializing in Real Estate Law. Admitted to the bar, 1969, California and United States.

District Court, Central District of California. 1983, District of Columbia. 1987, New York.

Alpha Sigma Nu.

Phi Alpha Delta. Student Teaching Fellow, Loyola University, 1967-1968. Adjunct Professor: Southwestern University, 1970-1975. Loyola Law School, 1984-1992.

Fordham University School of Law, 1992—. Co-Author: "Convertible and Shared Appreciation Loans: Unclogging the Equity of Redemption," Real Property, Probate and Trust Journal, 1985. "Legal Opinions in California Real Estate Transactions," The Business Lawyer, 1987.

"Recent Changes in California and Federal Usury Laws: New Opportunities for Real Estate and Commercial Loans?" Loyola Law Review, 1979. Member: Los Angeles County and American Bar Associations. Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

American College of Real Estate Lawyers. Anglo-American Real Property Institute. (New York, NY and Los Angeles, California Offices).


Trustee Harvey Mudd College, 1991-1994, Citizens Bidget Commission New York City, 1994-1998, House Ear Institute, since 1998, vice-chairman, 2001^. Member Los Angeles County Bar Association (chairman real property section 1979-1980, Outstanding Leadership award 1999), Association Bar City of New York (real property section executive committee 1993-1996), New York State Bar Association (executive committee real property section since 1996), California Bar Association (member executive committee real property section), American Bar Association, American College Real Estate Lawyers (board governors since 1986), Anglo-American Real Property Institute, La Canada-Flintridge Chamber of Commerce (president 1974-1975), Loyola Law School Alumni Association (president 1978).


Married Deborah Joan Horton, August 24, 1963. Children: Robin Lee, Randall Laurence.