Barry Cohn

Managing Director • United States

Lic. #01007603

Barry Cohn Oakland Leasing
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555 12th Street, Suite 100
Oakland, CA 94607
United States

Office: +1 (510) 267-6003

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Barry Cohn

Managing Director • United States

Lic. #01007603

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

Representative Client List

• Adobe Systems
• Alameda County Bar Association
• Blue Cross of California
• Catellus Development
• Civic Bank of Commerce
• Cree
• Ellis Partners
• FedEx
• ICG Telecommunication
• Kazan Law
• New York Life
• Peter Sullivan Associates
• Port of Oakland
• Prologis
• Sprint
• SRM Associates
• Teknekron Corporation
• UC - Continuing Education of the Bar
• Wareham Properties

Lease Transactions

• Point Richmond Tech Center, Richmond, CA (300,000 SF)
• Creekside Office Plaza, San Leandro, CA (235,000 SF)
• Hollis Business Center, Emeryville, CA (225,000 SF)
• Marina Village, Alameda, CA (200,000 SF)
• 111 Myrtle Street & 155 Filbert Street, Oakland, CA (200,000 SF)
• Jack London Square, Oakland, CA (175,000 SF)
• Mariner Square, Alameda, CA (150,000 SF)
• Great Western Building, 2150 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA (140,000 SF)
• Southland Office Center, Hayward, CA (130,000 SF)
• The Altenheim, Oakland, CA (90,000 SF Bldg & 6.2 Acres Land)
• 444 Hegenberger Road (70,000 SF)
• 2001 Center Street, Berkeley, CA (43,000 SF)
• 2484 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA (36,000 SF)

Sale Transactions

• Empire Parkway Center, Alameda, CA (211,000 SF)
• 1450 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda, CA (120,000 SF)
• Southland Office Center, Hayward, CA (130,000 SF)
• 444 Hegenberger Road, Oakland, CA (70,000 SF)
• Oxford/Center Street Site, Berkeley, CA (43,750 SF)
• 2001 Center Street, Berkeley, CA (43,000 SF)
• The Promenade, Berkeley, CA (42,000 SF)
• 222 Harold Way, Berkeley, CA (35,000 SF)

Tenant / Buyer Representation Transactions

• SRM Associates, Berkeley, CA (200,000 SF)
• Peter Sullivan Associates, Oakland/Berkeley, CA (130,000 SF)
• Titan Real Estate/Urdang, Alameda, CA (120,000 SF)
• Peralta Community College District, Berkeley, CA (100,000 SF)
• State of California Attorney General Board of Water Resources/Department of Education, Oakland, CA (90,000 SF)
• BRE, Emeryville, CA (60,000 SF on 4 Acres)
• Rabin Worldwide, Emeryville, CA (55,000 SF)
• Continuing Education of the Bar, UC Regents, Oakland, CA (40,000 SF)
• SCORE! Learning Corporation, Oakland, CA (40,000 SF)
• Operon Technologies, Alameda, CA (36,000 SF)
• International Computer Science Institute (ICSI), Berkeley, CA (30,000 SF)
• ICG Access Services, Alameda/Oakland/Sacramento/SF, CA (28,000 SF)
• McLaren Hart, Alameda, CA (26,000 SF)
• Civic Bank of Commerce, Oakland, CA (25,000 SF)
• New York Life, Oakland, CA (25,000 SF)
• Richard Sklar, Berkeley, CA (20,500 SF)
• RealTime Solutions, Emeryville, CA (20,000 SF)
• Adobe Systems, Emeryville, CA (17,000 SF)
• Dealey Renton, Oakland, CA (16,400 SF)
• Cision, Oakland, CA (16,000 SF)
• Cision, Emeryville, CA (15,000 SF)
• Energy Interactive, Oakland, CA (15,000 SF)
• JoMac Graphics, Alameda, CA (15,000 SF)
• PIC Group, Berkeley, CA (15,000 SF)
• Legal Strategies Group, Emeryville, CA (14,000 SF)
• Alameda County Recycling Board, San Leandro, CA (10,000 SF)
• C&R Investments, Richmond, CA (10,000 SF)
• Geoworks, Berkeley, CA (10,000 SF)
• Notable Technologies, McGraw Cellular, Oakland, CA (10,000 SF)
• Teknekron Customer Information Systems, Berkeley, CA (10,000 SF)
• Golden State Overnight, Alameda, CA (8,000 SF)
• CalTrans, Oakland, CA (6,000 SF)
• Volunteers of America, Oakland, CA (6,000 SF)
• Acacia BioSciences, Richmond, CA (5,500 SF)

Recent Projects

• Brandeis: Site Committee Chair responsible for the master plan of a school facility on 4 acres of land with 65,000 SF of buildings in a three phase project for Bradei Hillel Day School. Oversaw budgeting and design process, construction, and contractor and architecture selection.
• One of three partners of ETZ Hashaked Development in Israel. Currently developing multiple buildings including a ±200,000 SF commercial project in Jerusalem, two residential projects in Jerusalem and two residential developments in Tel Aviv. Involved in the oversight of the projects from entitlement to raising capital to delivery of units. Collectively, we have developed over 1,500 apartment units.
• BRE: Managed assemblage of properties for a 250-unit residential project in Emeryville, CA.
• Magnes: Chair of the development team in the planning process for the re-design & development of 2121 Allston Way, a 25,000 SF office building for the use as a museum & office for the University of California. Barry led the negotiations in the merger between the Judah L. Magnes Musuem & University of California.

My Listings

For Lease • Office
Embarcadero West

101-115 Myrtle St, #111: 203
Oakland, CA 94601
United States

Available Space: 6,973 SF

Rental Price: $31.80 USD

For Lease • Office
Oakland Airport Business Park

480 Roland Way, #103
Oakland, CA 94621
United States

Available Space: 3,510 SF

Rental Price: $24.00 USD

For Lease • Office
Embarcadero West

106-156 Linden St, #106: 202
Oakland, CA 94607
United States

Available Space: 1,760 SF

Rental Price: $25.80 USD

For Lease • Office
Embarcadero West

106-156 Linden St
Oakland, CA 94607
United States

Available Space: 23,834 SF

Rental Price: $31.80 USD

For Lease • Office
Embarcadero West

119-173 Filbert St., #155: 245
Oakland, CA 94607
United States

Available Space: 1,052 SF

Rental Price: $31.80 USD

For Lease • Office
Embarcadero West

106-156 Linden St, #124: N/A
Oakland, CA 94607
United States

Available Space: 5,345 SF

Rental Price: $30.00 USD

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