Based in Downtown Los Angeles, Emma Schneider, a versatile and passionate Associate with CBRE’s advisory and transactions service group, focuses solely on representing tenants and occupiers of commercial space.
Schneider is partnered with Sonya Schmidt, a Vice President with CBRE's Advisory and Transaction Services Group. Together, the team covers all submarkets across Los Angeles and the surrounding areas in a diverse variety of industries. The team’s service specialties include strategic and financial consulting, transaction management, and lease negotiations/restructuring.
Prior to her current role, Schneider worked on CBRE’s Urban Group Leasing Team, specializing in Historic Creative Conversion Office and Flex-Space leasing in Downtown LA and The Arts District. She also held the role of Field Researcher in CBRE’s West LA office in Century City, developing and analyzing market information on office real estate in the West Los Angeles and Hollywood submarkets.
Schneider brings valuable expertise and creative insight with an academic background in marketing from Leeds School of Business at The University of Colorado at Boulder, and History of Art and Architecture at Corvinus University in Budapest.
Additionally, Schneider is a dedicated advocate for diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity. She demonstrates community leadership as an active member of CBRE’s LGBTQ & Allies Employee Business Resource Group, passionately advocating for workplace visibility and education. In her spare time, Schneider organizes fundraisers, events, and workshops on behalf of the LGBTQ & Allies Network to benefit The Trevor Project and The Desert AIDS Project. Schneider is also a valuable contributor to the CBRE Women’s Network with partner, Sonya Schmidt.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Member-At-Large, CBRE LGBTQ & Allies Employee Resource Group
- Member, CBRE Women's Network
- Member, Los Angeles Commercial Real Estate Association