2019 REALTORS® Conference & Expo
San Francisco
Conference Nov 8-11
Expo Nov 8-10

Neil D. Kalin

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Neil D. Kalin
Assistant General Counsel
California Association of REALTORS®


  • Assistant General Counsel for California Association of REALTORS®
  • Started working for C.A.R. in 1987
  • Senior legal advisor to C.A.R.’s Standard Forms Committee
  • Author of amicus briefs for C.A.R. for the State and Federal courts
  • Instructor for Certified Forms Trainer program
  • Speaker on real estate legal developments for REALTORS® and attorneys
  • Answers the C.A.R. Legal Hotline
  • Editor of legal section of car.org
  • Instructor for mediator panelists for C.A.R. Real Estate Mediation Center for Consumers
  • Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association (commercial panel)
  • Teaches DRE-approved continuing education courses on RPA
  • Co-chair (2019), Real Property Law Section of California Lawyers Assoc.  
  • Graduate (1982) of University of Illinois (Bachelor of Science, Advertising)
  • Recipient (1982) of Certificate of Public Accountancy 
  • Graduate (1985) of UCLA School of Law (J.D.)
  • Recipient, Certified International Property designation (NAR, 2001)