Committed to the tenant representation business platform throughout his career, Zev joined Savills Studley in 2008, following the acquisition of tenant representation firm The Staubach Company. He is an expert at providing strategic and advisory services to his clients, focusing on acquisition and disposition transaction management, market and financial analysis, and overall brokerage strategy implementation and transaction execution.
Zev’s background as an attorney, trained in the area of real estate, translates to a unique depth of perspective and service, which he is able to offer clients. Over the course of his 10+ year career, Zev has gained extensive experience representing hedge funds and financial services firms, law firms, fashion companies, healthcare groups, educational institutions and non-profits.
Some of his notable clients include Amerigroup Health Plus, Kingdon Capital, MF Global, Dexia Credit Local, KKR, Quadrangle Group, The World Gold Council, CQS, Sills, Cummis & Gross, Duval & Stachenfeld , Fitzpatrick & Hunt, SBLI Mutual Life Insurance Company, Glasgow Caledonian University and Transit Center, among many others in a wide variety of industries.
Zev has also worked for the New York State Office of the Attorney General in the Antitrust Bureau and for the real estate practice group at law firm Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP.
Prior to law school, Zev spent a year with the AmeriCorps National Service Program in Hawaii, working as an advocate for victims of domestic violence in family court.
Activities & Achievements
Upon his entrance into the field of commercial real estate, Zev was quickly recognized, earning 4 promotions in as many years, and has been identified as a rising star by numerous trade publications, and has also been nominated by Savills Studley for the Real Estate Board of New York’s “Most Promising Commercial Salesperson Award”.
His professional affiliations include the New York County Lawyers Association, The New York State Bar Association and The Real Estate Board of New York.
Zev graduated with honors, receiving his Bachelor of Arts from American University in Washington, DC, during which time he studied abroad at the Comparative Law Institute in England and the Netherlands. He graduated cum laude from New York Law School, where he was on the Dean’s List with High Honors. He is admitted to the bar in both New York and New Jersey.