NAI Shames Makovsky
1400 Glenarm Place, Suite 100
Denver, Colorado 80202 United States
t+1 303 534 5005 f+1 303 534 1802
General Counsel

Background & Experience
Jake joined NAI Shames Makovsky in 2015 after transitioning from private practice at Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP and Sherman & Howard LLC. Jake is experienced in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including purchase and sale transactions, leasing, land use, development, and finance for retail, office, and industrial projects. Over the course of his career he has represented a wide variety of clients, from multi-billion dollar REITs to family-owned small businesses. He moved to Colorado from the Pacific Northwestin 2007.
Professional Associations & Designations
• Member of Colorado Bar Association
• Member of Southern Colorado Bar Association

• JD, Order of St. Ives from University of Denver, Sturm College of Law;
Editor in Chief, Denver University Law Review
• Master of Science degree in Economics from Oregon State University
• Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Washington State University