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Herb Nadel




Los Angeles Trade Technical College
University of Southern California


American Society of Engineers and Architects
American Institute of Architects
Urban Land Institute

Herb Nadel is the founder of Nadel Inc. Since Mr. Nadel founded the firm in 1973, the practice has become one of the most respected architectural firms in the United States, with a staff of over 50 professionals and offices located in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Scottsdale.

Herb Nadel began practicing architecture in 1960 after attending the University of Southern California School of Architecture. A member of the elite College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects, his work has been lauded nationally and internationally by numerous professional and civic organizations. He has been extensively published, and is a sought-after speaker in various professional forums worldwide. Under Mr. Nadel’s leadership, Nadel Architects developed into a highly respected international design firm with a portfolio of projects encompassing the United States, China, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Europe, South America and Africa. The firm has designed more than 400 office buildings, 60,000 residential units in multi-family and mixed-use developments, and over 75 million square feet of retail space, along with innumerable hotels and resorts, educational facilities, industrial, medical and specialty projects.

As a business and community leader, Herb Nadel has served on a number of very prestigious civic and academic boards, including Los Angeles Mayor’s Cultural Advisory Committee, the Dean’s Council of the University of California Los Angeles School of Architecture and Planning. He is an active member of the AIA and was Chairman of the Fellowship Committee.

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