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Joseph L. Falk CMC, CRMS
Joseph L. Falk CMC, CRMS
Public Policy Advisor *
One Southeast Third Avenue
25th Floor
Miami, FL 33131
 
Tel:
305.374.5600
Fax:
305.374.5095
Cell:
305.798.8793
 
 

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
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Represented a mortgage client before the Florida Department of Financial Services on an audit related complaint.
 
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Represented a mortgage company on small business consulting to enhance business opportunities.
 
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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.
 
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Represented a client to facilitate local government approval of a large private event in a public park.
 
Published Works & Lectures
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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
 
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Authored NAMB’s "Model State Statute Initiative for the Licensing and Education of All Originators"
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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National Association of Mortgage Brokers, Board of Directors, 1996-present; President, 2001-2002; Legislative Chair, 2003-2007
 
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Federal Reserve Board, Washington, DC, Consumer Advisory Council, 2007-2009
 
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Miami Museum of Science and Space Planetarium, Vice Chairman of Board of Directors; Executive Committee, 2003-present; Board Member, 1995-present
 
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Florida Association of Mortgage Brokers, Member, 1984-present; State President, 1994-1995
 
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Bakehouse Art Complex, Board Member, 2011-present
 
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University of Miami, Grand Founder
 
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Beth David Congregation, Board of Directors, 1997-present; President, 1997-1998; Member, 1991-present
 
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Victory Fund, Board of Directors, 2009-present; Secretary 2012
 
Related Professional Experience
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Metropolitan Mortgage Company, President and Chief Executive Officer, 1978-2001
 
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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

Practice
Government Affairs & Public Policy
Education
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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