Jim Brogan, CPA, joined Newmark Global Corporate Services to lead and grow the firm’s lease audit practice, and to enhance the services available to existing clients of the firm’s lease administration business. Brogan brings to his position more than 25 years of lease audit and negotiation experience. To date, he has recovered over $50 million in overcharges related to operating expenses, CAM charges, tenant improvement allowances and base rent for both office and retail tenants nationally. His clients include some of the largest Fortune 500 companies as well as their landlords, from small regional developers to some of the largest institutional developers. Prior to joining Newmark, Brogan led the Chicago Midwest lease audit practice for Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, LLP.
Brogan is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Michigan Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and CoreNet Global. He also has extensive experience with many lease administration software packages, including CoStar Real Estate Manager (formerly Virtual Premise), Lease Harbor, Harbor Flex, ProLease, Tririga, MRI, Yardi, Sitera and Kardin.
Brogan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Michigan State University.