Harvey Scholl P.A
Harvey Scholl is the firm’s founder and managing partner. He received a Juris Doctor Degree from University of Miami School of Law in June of 1974 and a Bachelors degree in English from University of Miami in 1971. Mr.
Scholl has been engaged in the private practice of law in the state of Florida since 1974, with a primary focus on secured transactions involving real estate, mortgage financing and banking law. Representative clients over the years have included developers, mortgage and real estate brokers, banks and other mortgage lenders as well as buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate. Mr. Scholl is an issuing agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, past director of the Florida Association of Mortgage Brokers and holder of an active Florida Real Estate Broker’s license since 1972. During the real estate boom of the nineties, Mr. Scholl founded and ran a national document preparation service bureau to which lenders outsourced preparation of more than fifty thousand mortgage loan closing packages. Additionally, Mr. Scholl formed a captive title insurance company in partnership with a major south Florida home builder, handling real estate closings from five offices spanning both Florida coasts. Mr. Scholl combines his years of business experience together with an understanding of the law to assist clients with real estate, corporate finance and other transactional issues.
Director of Marketing and Strategic Development
Mr. Green serves as Director of Marketing and Strategic Development and is responsible for business development and the overall direction of the company. He is known throughout the industry as a dynamic leader, uniquely talented in building organizations and teams that achieve record growth and profit.
Mr. Green was Executive Vice President at BankUnited where he led the growth of residential mortgage loan production, marketing and key operation for this 15 billion dollar bank. He built streamlined processes to support a dynamic successful national expansion into new regions and achieved highly profitable growth, expanding from one local office to nine regional centers throughout the U.S. Under his leadership over a five year period , production grew from $800 million annually to greater than $5 billion, exceeded all goals in loan production, quality, cost per loan and files per employee. He achieved new levels excellence in credit and compliance quality and was recognized both internally and industry wide for innovation, efficiency, and results.
His background includes VP, Branch Manager at Greenpoint Mortgage, VP Regional Sales Manager at GE Capital, Senior Account Manager at Great Western Bank and Loan Consultant and Branch Manager at Citibank.
Mr. Green Currently resides in both Winter Park and Boca Raton, Florida. He received a BBA in accounting from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL.
Director of Client Relations
Mr. Kopel serves as the Director of Client Relations for the Law Office of Harvey Scholl P.A. His responsibilities include business development, client retention and customer satisfaction. Chuck has been in lending and real estate related industries for over 25 years.
Mr. Kopel started lending in his hometown of Detroit as a loan officer for Consumer Mortgage Corporation, a division of Guaranty Federal Savings Bank. Chuck then advanced to SVP for ARK Financial, managing all facets of lending, from origination to secondary markets. He continued his career at Liberty National Mortgage as EVP of their Subprime Lending Division.
Mr. Kopel then moved to Florida in 1993 as a Wholesale Account Executive for CitiMortgage for more than 15 years. Chuck’s responsibilities included origination, business development and retention, and training clients on website usage and marketing to the retail client.
Mr. Kopel moved to Universal Land Title FKA Guarantee Title in late 2010. Chuck’s responsibilities included managing over 200 real estate and lender contacts as well as all forms of client retention, budget and marketing.
Mr. Kopel has been a speaker at real-estate and lending events across the state as well as a trainer on website usage for title information and services.