About Us

Rosenthal is one of Washington, D.C.’s premier, fully integrated commercial real estate companies.

Our full-service capability means we help commercial real estate stakeholders with diverse and intersecting needs.

For more than a decade, clients have relied on us to assist with leasing, operation, acquisition, development, and ownership of investment-grade retail, office and industrial properties in the Mid-Atlantic region.

We seek out the most talented real estate professionals, so our clients know they can trust us to handle a myriad of commercial real estate needs.  Diligence, core competence and experience define our team, and as a result, we deliver superior results.

Our company was founded by Glenn Rosenthal in 1999.  After working as an institutional investment sales broker for over twenty years, Glenn founded Rosenthal Properties to focus on principal side investing.  Today, in addition to building joint ventures and portfolio expansion, Rosenthal focuses on offering an outstanding and broad array of commercial services.

 

Meet the Team

Glenn Rosenthal
Founder & President

Glenn has over 30 years of commercial real estate experience both as a principal and institutional sales broker. He has a Bachelors of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

Maury DeFreitas
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel

Maury has over 15 years of commercial real estate experience specifically in leasing and contractual matters. He was formerly an attorney at Hirschel, Savitz, Parker & Hollman located in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Maury has his Juris Doctorate from Washington College of Law at American University and a Bachelors of Arts from James Madison University.

William Orlove
Vice President, Director of Leasing

William has over 13 years of commercial retail leasing experience formerly with JBG Rosenfeld and H&R Retail. He has his Juris Doctorate from Washington College of Law at American University, Masters of Law in Taxation from Georgetown University and a Bachelors of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.

Nora Foley
Vice President, Leasing

Nora has over 20 years of commercial retail leasing experience formerly with Trammell Crow Company and CBRE. She studied at George Mason University and Northern Virginia Community College.

John Zuk
Vice President, Director of Property Management

John has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience formerly with Regency Centers. He is a seasoned professional in the management of commercial property in the Mid-Atlantic region. John has Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Pensacola Christian College.

Laurence McKenny
Vice President, Director of Construction Management

Laurence has over 10 years of commercial real estate experience. He was a former analyst at Spaulding & Slye Colliers in Washington D.C. Laurence has a Bachelors of Science in Economics from Washington & Lee University.

Gregory Jacobsen
Vice President, Acquisitions & Asset Management

Gregory has over 10 years of commercial real estate experience as an institutional sales broker and advisor formerly with DTZ Rockwood and KPMG, LLP in New York. He has a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Virginia Tech.