Martin Claire & CO.

Licensed, Bonded, & Insured


martinMartin Claire
Senior Appraiser / Auctioneer

License No. AU1151 AB3357
Phone: 954-558-4582

Serving the legal and financial communities of South Florida and across the United States for over 50 years, Martin Claire is recognized as an expert witness and accepted as an authority in appraising all types of personal property serving U.S Bankruptcy Courts, Trustees, Lawyers, Financial Institutions and other venues. Martin Claire has conducted auction sales throughout the United States since 1960.



 Victor Llaguno
Appraiser / Auctioneer

License No. AU4748
Phone: 305-496-0061  



Apprenticed under Martin Claire himself, is Victor Llaguno, licensed Auctioneer and NAA member. He is knowledgeable with over 6 years direct experience in sales marketing and pawn broker industries, specializing in fine jewelry & precious metals, vehicles and consumer electronics. 



Martin Claire Professional Background

Senior Appraiser and Auctioneer, Martin Claire & CO LLC (2013- Present)
Vice President, Stampler Auctions, Inc. (1990-2013)
President, Famous Wallcoverings, Inc. (1978–1995)
President, Martin Claire, Inc. Auctioneers & Appraisers (1960- 1986) Serving the New Jersey
Superior Courts and United States Bankruptcy Courts: New York, Delaware, Florida, New
Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York Port Authorities (Various Projects), Newark Housing Authority
(Various Projects) , Banks Legal & Financial Institutions (New York Telephone Co., ITT Corp.,
Western Electric Co., N.J. Bell Telephone Co.)
Director, Mountain Ridge State Bank (1975 -1980)
President, Urban Realty Corporation (1975- 1978)
President, Marty’s Enterprises & Restaurant Corporation (1975- 1979)
President, Flemington Plumbing & Building Supply (1970- 1976)
President, Lynn Surplus Company (1957- 1977)
Licensed Auctioneer- 1960- Present (Florida, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas & Reciprocal
States )
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson


National Auctioneers Association
Florida Auctioneers Association
International Society of Appraisers
American Society of Appraisers
North Carolina Auctioneers Association
BONDED: United States Bankruptcy Court
Florida Auctioneer License# 1151
Florida Auction Business# 3357


Newark College of Engineering, Newark, NJ- 1956
Rutgers University, Newark, NJ- 1953- 1956
Weequahic High School, Newark, NJ- 1953