About Leon Castner


Leon Castner holds a Ph.D. in Valuation Science and is a Senior Partner of National Appraisal Consultants, a firm specializing in personal property appraisals and appraisal consulting, insurance reports & research, pretrial consultation, and IRS tax-related appraisal matters. He holds a CAPP in Appreciable Residential Contents and is an adjunct professor of Fine and Decorative Arts at Centenary College.

Mr. Castner is a Registered Contractor for RTC, FDIC, US Marshall’s Office, Attorney General, TASA, and has provided major appraisals for these organizations. He is the co-presenter of Appraising the Appraisal – a professional development seminar for insurance agents, claims managers, and trust officers, and is a Panel Member of the American Arbitration Association.

Leon is also past Chairman of ISA Designation and Review, and past President of the New Jersey Chapter of the International Society of Appraisers. He has been honored with The Auctioneer of the Year Award by the New Jersey State Society of Auctioneers and has received the ISA’s Outstanding Member of the Year Award.