Michael J Zink Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Management and Real Estate

Specialty Focus: High-rise and Garden Apartments, Condominiums & Cooperatives, Distressed Properties, Mixed-use Properties, Management Evaluations, Leasing & Marketing, Forensic Reviews, Organization Design, Value Restoration, Asset Disposition, Due Diligence, Troubled Asset Turnaround

Education: BA, Northern Illinois University

Years in Practice: 40

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 1


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Mr. Zink has over forty years of broad and in-depth experience in the real estate industry with emphasis in multifamily residential property operations and marketing. Mr. Zink has held executive-level positions with several of the industry’s leading firms as well as mid-sized and smaller firms overseeing both large and smaller property portfolios. Mr. Zink owned, and operated for ten years, with two partners, a specialty management firm that provided intensive and focused management and marketing services to primarily institutional clients. Over his career, he has managed or directed the management of almost three hundred properties, totaling approximately 85,000 units in sixty-five markets in thirty-two states. He has served as a consultant, advisor or expert witness on matters related to property operations and management practices and processes. Clients have included financial institutions, small and large property owners, lenders, real estate investors and property management firms. The greater percentage of his consulting assignments have focused on value-enhancement, value-restoration, asset disposition and turnaround situations. He has served, individually or on behalf of his firm(s), as Receiver in both federal and state courts across the United States.