Bob Laughner, co-owner and principal of the firm, has extensive experience in planning large scale
projects gleaned from his years of development experience with the Anchor Organization. His ability
and expertise in coordinating facility design, construction, scheduling and budgeting are vital assets to
LPD’s development approach. In his role as project manager for the Anchor Organization he has
recently managed the development of an imaging and family care center in West Hanover, a family care
center in Duncannon and a center composed of a family care practice, imaging lab and physical therapy
facility in Dillsburg. These projects range from 11,000 to 50,000 square feet and include commercial
office components as well as specialty medical space.
Mayur Patel, co-owner and principal of the firm, has completed over one hundred real estate and
financial transactions as well as overseen the development of projects ranging from hotels to
commercial office buildings to multi-family residences. As former general counsel to a large real estate
investment trust publicly traded on the NYSE, Mayur has guided and led the development of real
estate projects throughout the East Coast, including New York City, Philadelphia and Harrisburg.
Mayur’s experience as general counsel of a large real estate company, coupled with his time spent working
with the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives has enabled him to develop a unique skill set and network
of contacts throughout the business, governmental, real estate, financial, legal and marketing communities and
synthesize them to create maximum value for all of LPD’s development projects.