Kent Jay Levine, P.C.
Attorney and Counselor at Law
303-783-0222

KENT JAY LEVINE

Attorney and Counselor at Law

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND SUMMARY SHEET

 

I. AREA OF CONCENTRATION : REAL ESTATE LAW, BUSINESS LAW, COMMERCIAL LAW, AND RELATED MATTERS.

 

II .

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE :

 

 

1990 - Present

Shareholder, Director and President

Kent Jay Levine, P.C., Englewood, CO

 

1990 - Present

Licensed Insurance Producer

Colorado

 

1987 - 1990

Attorney at Law, Sole Practitioner

Kent Jay Levine,

Englewood, CO

 

1985 - 1987

Attorney at Law, Of Counsel to

Levine & Pitler, P.C., Englewood, CO

 

1977 - 1985

Shareholder and Director

Levine & Pitler, P.C., Attorneys at Law

 

1973 - 1977

Shareholder and Director

Levine, Pitler and Westerfeld, P.C., Attorneys at Law

 

1974 - Present

Licensed Real Estate Broker

Colorado

 

1973 - Present

Licensed Attorney at Law

Colorado

 

2004 - Present

Adjunct Professor - Real Estate

Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO

 

1973 - 2004

Professor - Chairman of Real Estate Program- Business Law and Real Estate

Red Rocks Community

College, Lakewood, CO

 

1986 - 1992

Levine, Ltd. Realtors - Employed Broker

Denver. CO

 

1979 - 1986

Levine, Ltd. Realtors, f/d/b/a Real Estate Unlimited, Inc. II, Designated Corporate Broker, Vice Pres., Shareholder, Director

Denver, CO

 

1969 - 1979

Real Estate Unlimited, Inc., Vice President

Denver, CO

 

III. CLIENTS :

 

A. Real Estate Brokers, Sellers, Purchasers, Lenders, Landlords and Tenants.

B. Expert Witness/Co-Counsel/Special Counsel and Consultant to other attorneys on real estate law matters.

C. Mr. Levine has served as both General and Special Counsel to many various Real Estate Brokerage Companies, National, Franchisee, as well as a number of independent brokers, salesmen, lenders, and smaller home builders and developers.

D. Mr. Levine has also represented different Boards of Realtors, as both general and
special counsel.

 

IV. PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES :

 

A.

Local Boards of Realtors:

 

•   

f/k/a Denver Metro Association of Realtors:

Denver Board of Realtors.

 

2002 - Present

•   

South Metro Denver Realtors Association, Inc.

1992 - 2001

•   

Denver Board of Realtors Professional Standards Committee.

1974 – 1991

 

 

B.

Colorado Real Estate Commission

 

•   

Chairman - Special Advisory Committee to the Colorado Real Estate Commission on Standard and Approved Forms, (REC "Forms" Committee).

 

 

1992 - Present

•   

Member - Brokerage Relationship Task Force II.

2004 - 2004

•   

Liaison to Colorado Bar Association and Colorado Association of Realtor's Interprofessional Committee of Lawyers and Realtors on behalf of the Special Advisory Committee.

 

 

1979 - 2004

•   

Member - Broker Confidentiality and Responsibilities Task Force.

 

2003 - 2003

•   

Member - Real Estate Brokerage and Title Insurance Escrow

Services Business Practice Relationships Joint Task Force Colorado Real Estate Commission.

 

 

2003 - 2003

•   

Member - Education Advisory Council - Colorado Real Estate

Commission.

 

1985 - 2003

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Member - Brokerage Relationship Task Force I (Designated Brokerage) Colorado Real Estate Commission.

 

1999 - 2002

•   

Member of the Colorado Real Estate Commission's Mandatory

Continuing Education Committee.

 

1985 - 2002

•   

Member - Single License Task Force - Colorado Real Estate

Commission.

 

1994 - 1996

•   

Member - Mandatory Errors and Omission Insurance Task Force Colorado Real Estate Commission.

 

1994 - 1996

•   

Attendee of Colorado Real Estate Commission's Agency Task

Force.

 

1989 - 1993

•   

Member of the Colorado Real Estate Commission's Closing

Instructions Task Force.

 

1988 - 1989

•   

Co-Chairman - of Special Advisory Committee on Standard and Approved Forms (CREC "Forms" Committee).

 

1978 - 1992

•   

Co-Chairman and Founding Member - C.R.E.C. "Forms"

Committee.

 

1978 - 1992

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Worked for several years with the “Drafting Committee” in

preparation of new and revised Commission approved forms.

The Drafting Committee was the predecessor of the Forms Committee.

 

 

(1975-1978)

C.

Colorado Bar Association

 

•   

Liaison to Colorado Bar Association (Real Estate Section Council) and Forms Committee.

 

1990 - 2013

•   

Member of the Real Estate Law and Titles Section Council

1987 - 1990

•   

Member - Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee

1982 - 1989

D.

Colorado Association of Realtors (C.A.R)

 

•   

Chairman - Regulatory Agencies - Legislative Committee.

1985 - 1991

•   

Member - Numerous C.A.R Committees, Professional Standards Committee, Errors and Omission Insurance, Continuing Education, etc.

 

E.

Member - Interprofessional Committee - Colorado Association of Realtors/Colorado Bar Association/ Colorado Real Estate Commission.

 

1983 - Present

F.

National Association of Realtors

 

1.

Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager Designation (CRB)- Realtors' National Marketing Institute of the National Association of Realtors.

1982

2.

Commercial Investment Courses CI 101, 102, 103, 105 - Realtor's National Marketing Institute of the National Association of Realtors.

 

G.

POETS. Monthly meetings of real estate attorneys.

1978 - Present

•   

Member of the Colorado Division of Insurance's Title Insurance

Advisory Committee.

 

1988 - 1991

•   

Instructor: Red Rocks Community College (Real Estate, Law, Business).

 

2004 - Present

•   

Real Estate Securities and Syndications Institute (Institute of the National Association of Realtors). Member of the Professional Standards Committee of NAR.

 

 

1980-1982

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Prior Teaching Assignments:

 

 

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University of Colorado - Denver Center - School of Business (Business Law).

1978 - 1979

 

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University of Denver - School of Business (Real Estate).

1981 - 1982

 

•   

Arapahoe Community College (Real Estate).

1973 - 1975

 

•   

University of Northern Colorado - Graduate School - Business

(Business Law).

1978 - 1980

 

•   

Various Lectures - Locally, Nationally, (Realtors, Colorado Bar Association).

1973 - Present

 

•   

Colorado Association of Realtors (CAR) Real Estate Contracts, Advanced Real Estate Law.

1984 - 1995

 

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University of Colorado - Real Estate Certificate Program.

(5, 10 and 15 year Distinguished Instructor Award).

Educational Achievement in Real Estate, University of CO,

Public Trustee Foreclosure, Real Estate Contracts, Real Estate Law And New Contract Forms; UCCC/Truth in Lending, etc.

1973 - 2002

 

 

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Community College of Denver and Red Rocks Community College - Five, Ten, Fifteen, Twenty and Twenty-five Year Awards.

 

 

V.

EDUCATION/DESIGNATIONS :

 

 

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Numerous Realtor and Attorney continuing education seminars/ courses.

1974-2013

 

•   

Colorado Super Lawyers.

2009

 

•   

Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI).

1985

 

•   

Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB).

1982

 

•   

Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI).

1979

 

•   

University of Colorado-Certificate of Achievement Real Estate.

1979

 

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United States Supreme Court. Admitted

1975

 

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United States Court of Appeals for 10th Circuit. Admitted

1973

 

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United States District Court for Colorado. Admitted

1973

 

•   

Colorado Supreme Court and all Courts of Record in CO. Admitted

1973

 

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Drake University Law School - J.D.

1973

 

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Western State Colorado University (f/k/a Western State College of Colorado). B.A.

1966-1970

 

•   

Commercial - Investment Courses CI 101-105.

 

 

VI.

BOOKS, PAPERS AND ARTICLES AUTHORED/ASSISTED BY MR. LEVINE.

See separate listing.

 

Revised 11/18/13

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