HAL H. KANTOR
VICE PRESIDENT, LOWNDES, DROSDICK, DOSTER, KANTOR & REED, ORLANDO
Kantor, who’s been with the firm since 1972, has served on its executive committee and other leadership positions. Starting in real estate law, he became a commercial litigator. For the past 25 years, he has focused his practice on land use and zoning approvals. The firm presently employs 190, including 81 attorneys, and has offices in Orlando, Melbourne and Mount Dora. The firm’s culture and philosophy have been embodied in a book “with 11 firm principles, one of which is to encourage service to the community” he says.
|EDUCATION||Tulane University (BA), University of Florida (JD)|
|CIVIC EFFORT||Most telling about our firm is our recent workplace giving campaign to support United Arts and help it exceed campaign goals during the pandemic.|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I am a big fan of String Cheese Incident and a jam band fan and of guitarist Joe Bonamassa. I love to go to rock concerts and festivals.|
|NEW HOBBY||After not working out for an extended period of time, I am now working out four to five days a week and enjoying the result of that effort.|
|READING||I am revisiting Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, by Robert M. Pirsig|