Barry Cohn

Cushman & Wakefield

Managing Director

Job Functions: Executive, Investment Sales & Acquisitions, Landlord Representation, Tenant Representation


Professional Expertise


• Cushman & Wakefield (formerly BT Commercial/NAI BT Commercial/Cassidy Turley/DTZ), Oakland, CA, 1995-Present


Areas of Specialization


• Investment Sales


• Owner/Occupier Sales


• Landlord Representation - Office Services


• Tenant Representation - Office Services


Professional Recognition


• Volunteer of the Year, East Bay Jewish Community Federation, 2015


• Sherut L'Am Award Recipient, Hebrew Union College, 2010


• Top Broker, CoStar, 2006-2009, 2013


• Lion of Judah, Brandeis Hillel Day School, 2004


• Volunteer of the Year, Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma & the Peninsula, 2002


Community Leadership


• Jewish Community Relations Council, San Francisco, CA


• Anti-Defamation League, San Francisco, CA


• UAHC Religious Action Center, Washington, D.C.


• Member & Past Vice President/Treasurer/President/Chair Capital Campaign, Brandeis Hillel Day School


• Past President & Current Chair of Capital Campaign, Jewish Community High School of the Bay


• President, Magnes Foundation (formerly Judah L. Magnes Museum)


• Member, Oakland/San Francisco Jewish Community Federations/Foundation


• Member, American Israel Public Affairs Committee


• Member & Past Chair, Jewish Public Affairs Committee


• Member, Downtown Berkeley Association and Chamber of Commerce




• Masters Degree, University of Southern California, 1985


• Bachelors Degree, UC Berkeley & UC Santa Barbara, 1982

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Ground Lease, Acquisition, Development, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type