Charles Harary is a prolific speaker that has traveled all over the country and abroad speaking for organizations, schools, universities and institutions on a variety of topics and to audiences of various sizes and affiliations. In addition, he is a Senior Lecturer for NCSY, the Orthodox Union and Aish Hatorah.
Mr. Harary is the First Vice President of Residential Operations and Legal Counsel of RXR Realty, a multi-billion dollar Real Estate Company based in New York. Mr. Harary is responsible for operational, strategic and legal matters for The Ritz Carlton Residences, Inner Harbor, Baltimore. In addition, Mr. Harary is responsible for the legal matters related to the Company’s transactional and corporate activities.
Prior to joining Reckson, Mr. Harary was an associate in Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Davis Polk & Wardwell. He received his J.D. from Columbia Law School where he was awarded the James Kent Scholar and the Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Mr. Harary received a B.A. in Political Science and Communications from Queens College, where he graduated magna cum laude. Mr. Harary is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York and is admitted to the Bar of New York.
Mr. Harary is an active lay leader in a plethora of community organizations, most notably the Orthodox Union. At the Orthodox Union, he sits on the Board of Directors and Executive Board and is the Founding Chairman of the Young Leadership Cabinet. In addition, Charles is the Chairman of the Greater New York NCSY.