A lifelong Seattle area resident and graduate of the University of Washington, Jim brings more than 39 years of experience and local community involvement to the commercial real estate services business.
Jim is the President | Principal of Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services for the state of Washington. In his role as President, Jim is building and leading Lee & Associates regional growth and development starting with the Puget Sound region.
From 2001 through 2014, Jim served as CBRE’s Senior Managing Director in the greater Puget Sound area. In that capacity, he led the company’s growth to become the largest Commercial Real Estate services team ever, comprised of over 800 professionals, delivering a full range of services to owners and users of commercial real estate and reaching annual revenue exceeding $200 Million.