LOS ANGELES - Lee & Associates, one of the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firms in the country, welcomes Brad McCoy to its West Los Angeles office as the director of Community Banking Group.

 

“Over 20 years in executive leadership roles within national and local banks has given Brad a unique perspective and skill set to assist his clients in negotiating office leases, building sales, build-to-suit projects as well as assisting with bank-owned disposition and portfolio management activities,”said Duncan Lemmon, president of Lee’s West LA office.

 

As part of the Community Banking Group, Brad focuses on advising and collaborating with community banks regarding their unique business goals and value-added distribution strategies for their retail, commercial and operational needs. Some of McCoy’s past projects include the development and implementation of First Federal Bank of California’s de novo branch plan, regional commercial office analysis and site selection for First Citizens Bank and the development of an innovative co-location approach for commercial loan production offices.

 

Before joining Lee, McCoy was Greater Los Angeles area executive with First Citizens Bank and previously held positions with First Federal Bank of California as executive vice president of community banking and Southern California division manager of Wells Fargo’s Business Banking Group.