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
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type