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Brad Molotsky
Developer Advisory Board
Brandywine Realty Trust

Brad A. Molotsky (age 49) is the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Brandywine Realty Trust, a NYSE listed, real estate investment trust.  He is also the co-creator of Brandywine Environments, Brandywine’s portfolio-wide sustainability initiative.  Brandywine specializes in the ownership, management, leasing and development of class-A commercial office properties in selected markets throughout the United States, owning and managing over 36 million square feet of office product.  Mr. Molotsky joined Brandywine as General Counsel and Secretary in October 1997.  Prior to joining Brandywine, Mr. Molotsky was a commercial transactions attorney at Pepper Hamilton LLP in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.    

Mr. Molotsky is a member of National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts and the Real Estate Roundtable (and serves as the Vice Chair of the Roundtable’s Sustainability Taskforce), the National Association of Office Properties (NAIOP)(and serves as the Co-Chair of the NJ - Energy Committee), the Urban Land Institute (ULI), the Delaware Valley Green Building Council (DVGBC – serving on their Board and Fundraising Committee), and the Sustainability Roundtable, Inc.  He also serves on the Advisory Boards of the Greater Philadelphia Energy Efficiency in Buildings Innovation Cluster and on the Keep America Beautiful.  

Mr. Molotsky is also a board member of Committee of Seventy, the DVGBC, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society – Philadelphia Chapter, the Jewish Federation of Southern NJ, the Greater Philadelphia JFRE Executive Committee, and serves as President of Jewish Community Properties, Inc.  He is also a member of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and of NAIOP’s Innovation and Sustainability Forum.     

Mr. Molotsky has been elected to membership in the American College of Real Estate Lawyers and the American College of Mortgage Attorneys and he serves on the Advisory Board for CARES and for the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia.  He has also been selected as a Martin Luther King Medal Award winner for Camden County for his community service, as NJ General Counsel of the Year – 2013 by NJBIZ, has earned a First Chair Award – 2013 amongst in house Real Estate Counsel, has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer each year since 2004 and has been accepted to Cambridge Who’s Who among Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs, Biltmore Who’s Who as well as Strathmore Who’s Who from 2004 to the present date.   

Mr. Molotsky has testified in front of the US Senate Energy Committee on energy efficiency issues in 2012 and 2013 and has been invited to testify in front of the US House Energy Committee on energy efficiency issues.  He is a frequent lecturer for the American Law Institute, NAIOP, ULI, and the American Bar Association on various topics, including leasing, sustainability, REITs and mergers and acquisitions, has presented at Greenbuild 2012 and will be presenting at Greenbuild 2013 and he has co-founded and co-hosted an annual Sustainability Symposium in PA and NJ for the last three years which drew over 825 attendees in 2013.  He also lectured on Sustainability at Villanova University to undergraduate and MBA students as well as participated in a Coursera lecture for the University of Pennsylvania on Sustainability.  He is currently working with each of Cherry Hill Township, the Cherry Hill School District and Camden County to develop their own separate, but integrated, Sustainability Plans.  

Mr. Molotsky received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Delaware graduating cum laude and an MBA/JD from Villanova University’s School of Law and the College of Business and Finance with cum laude distinction.  Mr. Molotsky is happily married with three children ranging in ages from 20 to 14.

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