11 West 42nd Street
NY 10036 - New York
Professor Lawrence J. Longua
Clinical Associate Professor, NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate
Lawrence J. Longua is a full-time Clinical Associate Professor in the Masters of Real Estate program of the New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate since 2003. Prior to his position at NYU Schack, Mr. Longua had over 35 years of commercial real estate experience, having held senior positions in the real estate units of major commercial banks, both foreign and domestic, where his positions and responsibilities included lending, debt resolution, syndication and participation sales and whole loan placement. These institutions include The Mitsubishi Trust and Banking Corporation, Bankers Trust Company, Irving Trust Company and Chemical Bank.
As a faculty member of NYU Schack, he has lectured on topics of commercial real estate finance, capital markets and securitization in the Netherlands, Germany, Japan and China, besides numerous presentations throughout the United States to trade associations and conferences. He has provided expert witness litigation support in both Federal and New York State courts.
Mr. Longua’s professional activities include or have included, current Senior Consultant of United Realty Advisor, the advisory company to United Realty Trust, former Director of Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE: AKR) from 1993 to 2004, former Adjunct Faculty of NYU’s Stern Business School MBA Program, former president and current member of the Board of Governors of The Mortgage Bankers Association of New York, Chairman of MBA of New York Scholarship Foundation, former member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Foreign Investors in U.S. Real Estate (AFIRE) and current member of AFIRE’s Academic Circle. He is a current member of the Japan Society, the Pension Real Estate Association, the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries and The Real Estate Board of New York. In 2008, he was inducted as a Fellow of the Japanese Association for Real Estate Securitization. He is a licensed broker in the State of New York.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Long Island Chapter of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights. He served in the United States Marine Corps and was honorably discharged at the rank of Captain.
Mr. Longua received a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree in Economics from Fairfield University and Masters in Business Administration degree from Dowling College, completed the Harvard University Advanced Management Course, and is a member of the Delta Mu Delta National Honor Society in Business Administration.