Education and Career
About Douglas Ebenstein
Following an Ivy League education in economics at Brown
University, from which he obtained a bachelor’s degree, Douglas
Ebenstein attended Duke University Law School and earned his juris
doctorate in 1978. Later he became president of Capital Commercial
Properties, Inc. and Eden Center, Inc. with principal offices Boca Raton
Florida, and a legal office in Falls Church, Virginia. Eden Center had
been a local shopping center since the 1960s, but upgrades and
renovations under Douglas Ebenstein’s direction transformed it into the
cultural center of Vietnamese-American life on the East Coast, with
authentic detail, including a clock tower that is an exact duplicate of
one in Saigon.
Doug Ebenstein contributes to colleges and schools that either he or his children have attended. This includes Brown, Duke, and Emery universities, in addition to Pine Crest and Saint Anthony’s prep schools. In his spare time, he enjoys baseball and football. He also has an interest in photography.