CBRE’s Stephen Bay, Clay Hammerstein, Kevin Bender and Danny Rees constitute one of the region’s premier occupier services team. The Los Angeles and Orange County-based team offers a combined 95 years of unparalleled market experience and transactions. Their shared passion for the business have earned them long-term partnerships with many companies, nationally and globally. Supported by CBRE’s global real estate and technology platform, the partners are able to provide their clients with a full range of integrated services for both short and long-term strategies, including portfolio management; lease administration; lease negotiations; relocation, expansion or consolidation strategies; workplace strategy; financial modeling and lease versus own analysis; project management among others. Drawing from their extensive backgrounds in real estate, the team provides their clients with winning strategy, informed decisions, new opportunities and fresh, innovative approaches.  

Related Industries & Specialties

Serving law firm clients, large and small, seeking to make informed real estate decisions.
Providing specialized services to technology and media companies, combining robust resources and integrated services to deliver solutions at high speed.
CBRE is the global leader in Office Services, with the most comprehensive advisory and transaction services platform and more professionals specializing in the office sector than any other firm. 

Related Services


Labor Analytics

CBRE Labor Analytics provides specialized consultancy services to corporate tenants, combining human capital and brick-and-mortar solutions to maximize cost savings, financial success and desired change for our clients.

Client Strategy and Consulting

CBRE’s seasoned professionals advise clients on transformational organizational approaches, delivery models, innovations, business analytics, client strategies, and management practices.

Portfolio Services

As the largest global provider of Lease Administration, responsible for over 160,000 leases annually, we create value through portfolio analytics, process implementation, desktop audits, savings initiatives, compliance, systems knowledge, and portfolio and asset-level reporting.
Project Management for Occupiers

Project Management

Project Management provides on-time, on-budget project management solutions through various staffing models, supply chain optimization and expertise by project and asset type—all customized to ensure success of your global real estate projects.

Case Study:
Northwestern Mutual

Press Releases


Los Angeles Market Demonstrates Growth in Law Firm Space; Ranked 2nd for Fastest-Growing Lawyer Population

October 8, 2018
Los Angeles expanded its law firm space year-over-year and saw considerable growth in its employment base of lawyers, making it an attractive target for law firm expansions, according to CBRE’s 2018 North American Legal Sector Trends Report.
October 8, 2018

CBRE Los Angeles Law Firm Real Estate Trends

May 24, 2017
CBRE Law Firm Practice Group members, Lynn Williams, Clay Hammerstein, Stephen Bay and Kevin Bender, discuss legal real estate trends for the Los Angeles market in 2017 and beyond.
May 24, 2017

CBRE Announces Nearly 26,000 Square-Foot Lease to Law Firm Payne & Fears at Jamboree Center in Irvine, California

May 9, 2017
CBRE Group, Inc. announced a 25,848 square-foot lease for law firm Payne & Fears LLP at Jamboree Center in Irvine, California.
May 9, 2017


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