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Joseph L. Falk CMC, CRMS

Public Policy Advisor *
Three Brickell City Centre
98 Southeast Seventh Street
Suite 1100
Miami, FL 33131

Joseph Falk has extensive experience in the mortgage banking industry having served as the Legislative Chairman and past President of the National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) where he directed the legislative and regulatory affairs efforts. NAMB represents the interests of mortgage brokers in educational, regulatory, governmental and industry affairs. Joe is knowledgeable in public affairs and has made numerous presentations on mortgage regulation throughout the United States and has been invited to testify before Congress on a variety of mortgage regulatory and financial reform issues.
Representative Experience
Represented a mortgage client before the Florida Department of Financial Services on an audit related complaint.
Represented a mortgage company on small business consulting to enhance business opportunities.
Represented four clients in responding to a Federal Reserve Board proposed rule making related to unfair and deceptive trade practices, Regulation Z, H.O.E.P.A., and Section 32.
Represented a client to facilitate local government approval of a large private event in a public park.
Published Works & Lectures
National speaker on mortgage regulation proposals including RESPA, TILA, FCTA, and current initiatives through the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, Federal Reserve Board, U.S.Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Federal Trade Commission
Authored NAMB’s "Model State Statute Initiative for the Licensing and Education of All Originators"
Professional Memberships & Activities
National Association of Mortgage Brokers, Board of Directors, 1996-present; President, 2001-2002; Legislative Chair, 2003-2007
Federal Reserve Board, Washington, DC, Consumer Advisory Council, 2007-2009
Miami Museum of Science and Space Planetarium, Vice Chairman of Board of Directors; Executive Committee, 2003-present; Board Member, 1995-2016
Florida Association of Mortgage Brokers, Member, 1984-present; State President, 1994-1995
Bakehouse Art Complex, Board Member, 2011-present
University of Miami, Grand Founder
Beth David Congregation, Board of Directors, 1997-present; President, 1997-1998; Member, 1991-present
Victory Fund, Board of Directors, 2009-present; Secretary 2012
Related Professional Experience
Metropolitan Mortgage Company, President and Chief Executive Officer, 1978-2001
Authorized Instructor for Education Classes in TILA, RESPA, SAFE Act, Mortgage Ethics, Florida 494 F.S. Compliance

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Joseph L. Falk CMC, CRMS

Government Affairs & Public Policy
M.B.A., Harvard Business School, 1978
B.A., Franklin and Marshall College, 1976; magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Bar Admissions
* Not admitted to the practice of law
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