Raymond F. Smith, MAI has been working as a real estate appraiser since 1978, and has held the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute since 1995.  Mr. Smith was mentored by H. Rich Bramwell, MAI to understand and resolve real estate issues, and to provide litigation-based appraisal services.  Much of Mr. Smith’s current practice is in context of possible or actual litigation.

H. Rich Bramwell, MAI received his MAI designation in 1964, and worked in the real estate profession for over 40 years.  Mr. Bramwell was an educator at University of the Pacific and University of California, Berkeley.  Mr. Bramwell’s real estate background included brokerage, development, property management and counseling.