League for Earth and Animal Protection ( LEAP )


Official Political Website for Charlotte Laws - Member of the Greater Valley Glen Council. Charlotte was elected in Spring 2004 to represent Valley Glen. She was then re-elected for second term. See the website for events, meetings, political links & more...


Charlotte's Web Blogs - A Conversation with Charlotte Laws about politics, social issues, current events and philosophy. Visitors can post comments.



Charlotte's primary, real estate information website - Listings, community and school data, articles for buyers and sellers, real estate links & more.


Charlotte's alternate real estate website with altogether different articles / tools for buyers and sellers, etc. Check it out too!


Charlotte Laws in 2000 in West Los Angeles
Charlotte Laws in 2000 in West Los Angeles.

Charlotte Laws in December 2005 prior to Jerry Brown fundraiser
Charlotte Laws in December 2004 prior to fundraiser for Governor / Mayor Jerry Brown

Biography for Charlotte Laws

Charlotte Laws was elected to serve as a Greater Valley Glen Council member. She is now serving her second term. She sits on the Government Relations Committee and the Land Use & Planning Committee. 

Charlotte has had extensive experience in community outreach, working in both the private and nonprofit sectors.  She has been a Realtor since 1987 and is currently a top agent with Prudential. She is listed among the top 1% of Realtors nationwide. She is the recipient of the Prudential President's Club Award  and Real Estate's Leading Edge Award. Her real estate websites are: www.yourtopbroker.com and www.charlottelaws.com

Photo of Charlotte Laws in Sherman Oaks
Charlotte Laws

Charlotte's  interaction with the community as a real estate agent has kept her in touch with local needs. Her community involvement is extensive, ranging from regular donations out of every closed escrow to the Aaroe Associates Charitable Foundation to personal contributions and volunteer work for numerous not-for-profit groups. She is the founder and president of the League for Earth & Animal Protection (LEAP) - www.LEAPnonprofit.org  and she is the founder and president of the Los Angeles Directors of Animal Welfare (DAWs) - www.DAWprogram.org  See Charlotte Laws on Wikipedia. 

Protecting nonhumans and the environment is a top priority for her. She is currently involved with two not-for-profit projects: the implementation of public "no-kill animal shelters" in California cities and a vegetarian  program for local restaurants, intended to support vegetarian options and bring customers / business to the local community. 

In 2004, she was appointed to the Advisory Board for Center on Animal Liberation Affairs (CALA), and selected to serve on the No-Kill Council, chairing the Community Partnerships Committee. In January 2005, she was voted to act as the Director of Animal Welfare for Valley Glen. 

Charlotte attained a Ph.D. in Social Ethics from the University of Southern California (USC) and holds two Master's Degrees: in Professional Writing (USC) and in Social Ethics (USC). She also has two Bachelor Degrees: in Philosophy from California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and in Theatre Arts (CSUN). Charlotte has completed doctoral level coursework at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and post-doctoral work at Oxford University, England. She has taken continuing education classes in community development, conflict resolution, computers, real estate, et al. from various universities and community colleges. 

Charlotte Laws - during a TV commerical. She used to be an actress and model
Charlotte Laws doing a television commercial in the early 1990's.

Charlotte is the author of a 1988 motivational self-help book (Ross Books, Berkeley) and of a new publication titled Armed for Ideological Warfare. Charlotte authors a section of the 2005 book, Igniting a Revolution, Voices In Defense of Mother Earth, (edited by Dr. Steven Best and Anthony J. Nocella, II). She is the author of numerous articles published in the L.A. Times, Special Report, E The Environmental Magazine, The Burbank Leader, The Santa Monica Daily Press, Human Beams, Opinion Editorials, The Tolucan Times, Buzzle Magazine, Publisher's Weekly, The Globe, L.A. Voice Magazine, Opinion Editorials, The Simon Magazine, The Oakland Tribune, The Daily News, Newsweek, et al.  

Charlotte was a syndicated columnist for the British magazine Mad Dogs and Englishmen from 1999-200l; her articles explored a variety of topics from philosophy to politics, law,  real estate, and social issues. She now writes a nationally syndicated column, investigating political, cultural and philosophical issues. Her blogs are  Charlotte's Web Blog and The   Charlotte Laws Blog. Visitors can post comments. 

She has been interviewed on the following television shows: Larry King Live, The Late Show, Good Day L.A., NBC News, Fox News, Inside Edition, CBS News, ABC News, The Journal, Oprah Winfrey, AM Los Angeles, Attitudes, People Are Talking, in addition to numerous radio / local TV programs. People magazine interviewed her for one of their issues. She regularly speaks at events on the following topics: politics, philosophy, social issues, financial investments, and personal issues. If you would like to invite to her speak at your event, click here for more details.. 

Charlotte is listed in Who's Who in California and Notable American Women. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors ,  the California Association of Realtors , the Southland Regional Association of Realtors , CLAW & other local Multiple Listing Services. She is a member of many nonprofit organizations, contributing primarily to causes associated with the arts, animal rights/welfare, environmentalism, and education. Throughout her career, she has developed a record of accomplishments and experiences that will continue serve her community well.


League for Earth & Animal Protection ( LEAP ) 
Dr. Charlotte Laws - Founder & President
21781 Ventura Blvd., Suite 633
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
(818) 346-5280 

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