Evan O'Brien joined Cushman & Wakefield's Hartford office in 2005, joining Director Bob Motley to form the New Haven County team, focusing on retail/office leasing and investment sales. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. O'Brien was a real estate analyst with Galaxy Development specializing in retail development and leasing throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts.
As part of the New Haven team, Mr. O'Brien is responsible for developing and cultivating business relationships with owners, managers and users in the Connecticut and New Haven marketplace and advising such clients in negotiations and the structuring of lease and sale transactions.
Evan represents some of the areas largest and most prominent developers including Chase Enterprises, Fusco Corporation, The Simon Konover Company, Centerplan Companies, Lexington Partners and New Boston Fund. He also has represented a broad list of companies in lease and sale transactions including, American Cancer Society, DaVita Inc., Empower New Haven, Inc., First Niagara Bank, LeClair Ryan, Morgan Stanley, New Haven Advocate, State Farm, Women's Health USA, The Hartford Courant and Whiting-Turner.