Lee & Associates adds 54-year industry veteran Schubert as partner on Garden State team

Geoffrey Schubert has joined the Lee & Associates New Jersey team as partner, according to a Tuesday announcement from the firm. A 54-year industry veteran, Schubert has worked with clients including AT&T, CBS, the Georgetown Group, Hanover Real Estate, Merrill Lynch, Prudential Insurance Co., Rialto Capital Advisors, Transwestern Investment, the U.S. Postal Service and more. He is best known for specializing in office buildings and development, and transactions in the Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Morris and Bergen County markets.

Schubert previously served as senior vice president at CBRE, where he focused on agency and tenant representation, build-to-suit business and investment sales. During his time at CBRE, he was ranked in the top 10% of CBRE professionals nationally. Prior to joining CBRE, Schubert was senior vice president and managing director of Koll Management Services. He also held senior positions at Koll New Jersey, Bridgewood Properties Inc. and Vantage Cos., where he liquidated a $450 million real estate portfolio of high-tech, industrial, land and office.

“Geoffrey is an extremely intelligent and talented commercial real estate professional joining our team with vast industry knowledge and experience,” Jason Lynch, principal at Lee & Associates New Jersey, said in a statement. “He will make an excellent leader, mentor and continue to provide superior service to his extensive client roster within the New Jersey market.”

“With over five successful decades of experience in commercial real estate, I have always had a great relationship with the team at Lee & Associates New Jersey,” Schubert commented. “I am excited to begin my next chapter with a diverse, vibrant and creative team filled with incredible young talent and vast industry opportunities.”