We are a team of experienced, dedicated professionals who share a common investment philosophy, as well as a commitment to delivering superior client care and results
Jeff Engler, Certified Public Accountant
Jeffrey B. Engler has been a Certified Public Accountant in California since 1983. He graduated from U.C.L.A. with a Bachelor’s in Economics and has a Master’s in Taxation from Golden Gate University. He has practiced for more than 40 years including 17 years with Deloitte & Touche and then as a partner with local firms in Los Angeles. Since 2009, Jeff has been the Partner in Charge of Tax at Weinberg & Company, a Century City Public Accounting Firm. Jeff works with public companies as well as extensively with closely held and family-owned businesses and their entrepreneur owners in the fields of real estate, technology, manufacturing & distribution, entertainment, sports, healthcare, wholesalers, restaurants, professional firms, and oil and gas. He specializes in working with startups, closely held businesses, and high-net-worth individuals. Native to Los Angeles, Jeff is married to Susan, and they have three college graduate children. He plays tennis, pickleball, golf, and walks or hikes regularly. He is an avid Dodgers/Lakers/Rams/Kings and UCLA Bruin fan and enjoys a nice meal with a glass of wine.
Paul S. Sigelman, General Counsel
Mr. Sigelman is responsible for primary contracts and review of legal matters pertaining to Landwin, LLC. He has been a California attorney for 28 years, engaging in real estate transactions both in professional representation and as a principal dealing in purchase, leasing, land use and planning.
Mr. Sigelman gained real estate expertise as a principal and the lead attorney of Gaming & Resort Development, Inc. and as a manager of the ROI Trust. He has participated in various business ventures, including capital formation by syndication, joint ventures and private placement. He received his LLM from the University of Minnesota in 1967.
Miles Ewbank, Property Accountant
Miles has been in the commercial real estate industry for over seventeen years. As Landwin’s head of Property Accounting, he has property financial and operational reporting responsibility for all of Landwin’s existing, income-producing properties.
Miles is also the Designated Broker and Managing Member of Inverness, LLC, a company founded by his family. Employing over thirty full-time professionals at Inverness, Miles oversees operations, including maintenance and accounting of over forty commercial properties, including shopping centers, regional malls, office buildings, and industrial complexes.
Miles is an Arizona State licensed real estate broker and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. He is also a graduate of Northern Arizona University where he earned a B.S. degree in electrical engineering.
Bruce I. Shapiro, Development & Leasing
In 1997, Bruce Shapiro co-founded Arizona Partners, a retail investment development company. Since its inception, Arizona Partners has acquired and/or developed several million square feet of retail space. Major companies involved with Arizona Partners include Orix USA, Great Western Bank, Standard Life Insurance, Transamerica Realty Services and the Resolution Trust Corporation.
Mr. Shapiro began his real estate career with Marcus & Millichap in 1985. He was the office Rookie of the Year and went on to become one of the firm’s top sales agents, closing 51 transactions for a total amount over 300,000,000.
Arizona Partners and Landwin have joined together in several joint ventures.
Keith Moser, Director of Construction
Mr. Moser has overall responsibility for working with architects, city and governing agencies, for overseeing on-site and off-site construction, bid preparation contract negotiations, subcontractor relations, pricing, cost accounting, vendor selection, material procurement and construction scheduling.
Mr. Moser also oversees all onsite and off-site construction and document development, negotiates with outside brokers and creates the leasing plans for all project locations.
Mr. Moser has over 33 years of experience in the development construction industry and has been a licensed contractor in various states including Arizona and California. He has developed over 20 million square feet of retail and office throughout the United States.
Martin Landis, CEO
Martin Landis is the CEO of Landwin Real Estate Advisors, LLC (Landwin) and its affiliates. He has been a leader in the commercial real estate industry since 1969 when he founded, took public, and served as Chairman & CEO of a commercial real estate development company based in Century City, CA.
Throughout the 1970s, he financed, developed, built and sold more than 10 million square feet of commercial properties across the United States. Mr. Landis established Landwin in 1987 as a boutique advisory and asset management business serving the interests of high net worth individual investors. Over the past two decades, Landwin has acquired and sold several million square feet of retail, office, industrial and condominium/multi-family properties.
Prior to his real estate career, Mr. Landis founded and served as Chairman & CEO of D.L. Blair, Inc., a New York-based marketing company that grew into the largest marketing company in the US. Mr. Landis is a native of Long Island, NY and earned a B.B.A. degree from Hofstra University. He is also a graduate of The IBM Institute in Endicott, NY, and served in the United States Army.
James M. Dick, Mortgage Broker
A 40+ year veteran of the commercial real estate finance industry, Jamie spent the first 20 years in various positions of loan production and management in the banking industry. Banks included HomeFed Bank of San Diego, Fleet Bank of Boston, and Mellon Bank of New York City. In 2001, Jamie began his mortgage banking career spending the next eight years with Burnham Real Estate of San Diego as a senior director of the Real Estate Finance Group. Beginning in 2009 he joined the San Francisco based mortgage banking firm of Newmark Realty Capital as the manager of its San Diego office and was in this position for seven years, until joining Kidder Mathews in 2016. During Jamie’s 15-year mortgage banking career, he has originated financing for borrower clients including banks, life insurance companies, CMBS lenders, pension funds, Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, as well as numerous private lenders and investors.
Jamie is an active member of the Urban Land Institute, California Mortgage Bankers Association, NAIOP, ICSC and the San Diego County Apartment Association. He also provides expert witness testimony regarding commercial real estate finance.
Rosemary Mendoza, COO
Rosemary has been in the real estate industry for over seventeen years. As the Chief Operating Officer, Rosemary is responsible for Landwin’s corporate and day-to-day operational management. She is an integral part of Landwin's acquisitions, redevelopment, and dispositions of commercial property. Rosemary is committed to streamlining processes, lowering cost and increasing investment yields.
Prior to joining Landwin, she served as a manager with an investment group involved in mergers and acquisitions in the industrial sector. In this capacity, she provided investment valuations for prospective purchases, as well as advising on new management, structure, and team training.
In addition to corporate real estate experience, she has led various departments for several corporations, such as; Accounting, Human Resources, Investor Relations, and Operations. Rosemary has a wide-range of experience and comprehensive knowledge of people and business management. Her broad skill set includes communications, negotiation, training, financial management, due diligence, and accounting.
Robert Nagle, Arizona Counsel
Mr. Nagle is responsible for all contracts and legal matters pertaining to projects. Prior to forming Nagle Law Group, P.C. in 1998, Mr. Nagle was a Senior Member at the law firm of O’Connor, Cavanagh, Anderson, Killingsworth & Beshears, P.A., where he represented local, regional, and national developers and retailers with all manner of shopping center developments financing, and acquisition/disposition. Before moving to Phoenix, Mr. Nagle first practiced with Buchalter Nemer in Los Angeles and later with the boutique real estate law firm of Diller and York. His areas of legal practice include real estate, corporate and commercial law.
Mr. Nagle received his B.S. in Business Administration from Washington University in 1984 and received his J.D. from Duke University in 1987.
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