Michael Shuken brings unique experience to tenant representation with an extensive business background. He has led negotiations for transactions of more than 8 million square feet valued in excess of $1.5 billion. Michael’s approach to strategic real estate planning is comprehensive and holistic. His experience provides unique insight into the fiscal and competitive arenas that his clients operate their businesses within. Through this understanding, Michael crafts real estate plans that reduce costs and increase effectiveness for leading companies.
Michael has matched the resources within his business practice to specifically target a company’s business plan and objectives. He has an in-depth understanding of today’s competitive business environment as well as the constant demand for flexibility and speed-to-market on today’s business leaders. Michael’s ability to manage complex projects and processes enables other key team members to focus on their areas of expertise and to provide a fully integrated level of client service. Finally, Michael’s strategic insight and problem solving in developing real estate solutions are recognized by his long-term client relationships and by Savills Studley.
Activities & Achievements
Michael takes an active role in the community. He is involved in the Alzheimer’s Association; the Museum of Contemporary Art’s Contemporaries Group, which raises contributions for the Los Angeles arts and cultural center; and the Los Angeles World Affairs Council.
Michael received his bachelor's degree in communications from the University of Denver and a Masters of Fine Art from the American Film Institute.