Management Team
Our team, in the aggregate, has engaged in hundreds of commercial transactions involving billions of dollars across all major real estate product types, including apartments, condominiums, industrial, hospitality, office, retail, land development, home building, and mixed use.
F. Scott Shea

Scott is responsible for firm-wide legal affairs, including joint ventures; acquisitions; financings; asset management; real estate operations; fund origination, structuring and compliance; as well as regulatory registration(s). He also serves on the Executive Committee and the Investment Committee. Mr. Shea has executed billions of dollars of real estate transactions covering all major property classes and ownership and funding structures.  

Prior to joining CMR in 2016, Mr. Shea was a partner in the New York based, real estate law firm, Duval & Stachenfeld LLP, as well as a member of their In-House Counsel Services Group and NextGen Practice Group (a family office and high-net worth individual specialized practice group).  Mr. Shea’s clients included both domestic and international real estate market participants.  Prior to Duval, for seven years, Scott served as the Chief Legal Officer and a Managing Director of a private equity real estate investment and asset management firm focused on multi-family investment, land for urban in-fill, as well as new development projects nationwide.  The company had an AUM in excess of $1.5 billion, and multiple pension funds, banks and insurance companies as its limited partner investors. Mr. Shea was also a real estate associate with O’Sullivan LLP in New York City and Bingham McCutchen LLP based out of Los Angeles, California, during which time he represented a broad range of institutions and individuals acting in a variety of real estate capacities.

Mr. Shea received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown University, and a Juris Doctor degree from the Georgetown University Law Center, each in Washington, D.C.

scotts@cmrcap.com