- Senior Managing Director
- Corporate Finance
- T: +1 973 852 8147
- F: +1 973 364 8464
- B.S., Accounting, Yeshiva University
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA), New York
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT)
- National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Legislative Member
- International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
- Corporate Governance
- Merger Integration
- Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory
- Executive Compensation
- Real Estate & Infrastructure
- Financial Institutions
Larry Portal is a Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Roseland, NJ. Mr. Portal is a member of the Real Estate & Infrastructure Solutions group where he leads the firm’s Business Tax Advisory practice, co-heads the Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance practice and is involved with several firm initiatives.
Mr. Portal has achieved industry-wide recognition for his tax expertise in the structuring of corporate and private real estate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions. In addition, he is widely considered a leading expert in the field of REIT and real estate executive compensation and has consulted over 75 leading public and private real estate companies in the design and implementation of their compensation programs.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Portal served as Corporate Secretary and Vice President of Taxation at Vornado Realty Trust, the largest publicly-traded diversified real estate company in the United States. At Vornado, Mr. Portal was a member of the Senior Executive Management team and was in charge of all executive compensation and tax-related matters.
Mr. Portal is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars around the country where he has spoken on Executive Compensation Practices and M&A Transactions. Mr. Portal is also regularly quoted in and/or contributes to articles and studies on Executive Compensation that have appeared in publications such as The Mann Report, Real Estate Weekly and Crain’s New York Business, among others, and he is the publisher of the FTI Executive Compensation Quarterly Newsletter.
Mr. Portal has a B.S. in accounting from Yeshiva University and is a Certified Public Accountant in New York.