Professional Experience

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Washington, DC 20036

With an unparalleled understanding of complex real estate transactions, Lou Christopher has led some of the Washington, DC market area’s most significant real estate assignments on behalf of large law firms, Fortune 500 companies and other leading enterprises. He provides many of these organizations with national and international representation and has conducted transactions in more than 80 markets. As a 32-year industry veteran, Lou is known as a trusted advisor who delivers meaningful and measurable results.

As a market leader, Lou’s work is distinguished by an exhaustive approach focused on how the real estate solution should support his clients’ strategic business goals. His market knowledge, financial expertise, proficiency in negotiating construction related issues and wide transactional experience continue to deliver superior outcomes. All told, Lou has completed over 34 transactions in excess of 75,000 square feet. He is honored to have worked with a wide variety of exceptional clients including: Accenture, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, CEB, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., McKesson Corporation, McKinsey & Company, Nestle USA, Paul Hastings LLP, Strategic Education Inc., Mayer Brown LLP, and Wiley LLP.

Serving as Vice Chairman, Lou is a leader within CBRE and serves on the Executive Committee of the firm’s National Law Firm Group and most recently as Chairman of the firm’s Americas Producers Advisory Board. He is also consistently recognized by industry organizations for his market leadership.