Lorian Hartfield

Lorian Hartfield is a Harvard and Wharton alum with over 20 years of experience in real estate, legal, and financial services. As a Senior Editor at Best In Hood, she combines her expertise in law and finance to provide insightful, in-depth articles that guide readers through the complexities of property, finance, and legal matters. Lorian's unique blend of skills and experience makes her a trusted authority in her fields.

About Lorian Hartfield:

Lorian Hartfield is a seasoned expert in the realms of real estate, legal, and financial services. With a career spanning over 20 years, she has been at the forefront of the industry’s most significant shifts, ensuring her clients are always a step ahead. Holding a dual degree in Law and Finance, Lorian combines her analytical prowess with a deep understanding of market dynamics to offer holistic solutions.


Real Estate, Legal & Financial Editor at Best In Hood

  • Duration: 2021 – Present
  • Responsibilities: Overseeing the Real Estate, Legal, and Financial section, curating in-depth articles, collaborating with industry leaders, and ensuring the highest standards of content accuracy and relevance.

Lead Financial Consultant at FinSolutions

  • Duration: 2015 – 2021
  • Responsibilities: Advised clients on investment strategies, financial planning, and wealth management. Collaborated with legal teams to ensure compliance and risk mitigation.

Real Estate Attorney at MetroProperties

  • Duration: 2007 – 2015
  • Responsibilities: Represented clients in real estate transactions, ensured legal compliance, and provided counsel on property disputes and negotiations.


Bachelor’s in Law

  • Institution: Harvard Law School
  • Duration: 1998 – 2002

Master’s in Finance

  • Institution: Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Duration: 2003 – 2005


Advanced Real Estate Law

  • Institution: Yale University
  • Year: 2010

Financial Market Dynamics

  • Institution: London School of Economics
  • Year: 2014


  • Real Estate Negotiation
  • Financial Analysis
  • Legal Compliance
  • Property Valuation
  • Investment Strategy


Lorian Hartfield is highly endorsed by clients, colleagues, and industry professionals for her unparalleled expertise, strategic vision, and commitment to excellence in the fields of real estate, legal, and financial services.

Lorian Hartfield