Chris Shea

Senior Vice President

NAI Capital - Orange County
1920 Main Street Suite 100
Irvine, California 92614
United States
T +1 949 468 2313
M 17144045727

License 01117811

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Corporate Services, Investment, Office

Scope of Service Experience

Chris began his commercial real estate career with Arnel Commercial, concentrating on commercial real estate leasing. During his career, Chris developed a strong working knowledge of Landlord & Tenant Representation, Lease Documentation, Financial Analysis, and Construction Management. Chris’s experience comes from negotiating over 1,000 leases, managing over 200 construction projects, and approximately 1,000 hours of lease negotiation training from a local institutional law firm.

Chris takes a very hands on approach to managing all his transactions.

In addition, Chris is also a Reserve Firefighter serving in the city of Irvine, and has been on various school site councils since 2011 for the Irvine Public School District.

Background & Experience

NAI Capital September 2014 to present

Shea Commercial Real Estate
2001 – 2014

Transwestern Commercial
2001– 2003

Arnel Commercial Properties
1994 – 1996 , 1998 – 2000

CB Richard Ellis
1996 – 1998


University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration

Transaction History

Chris has represented a broad spectrum of transactions with numerous institutional landlords and brokerage firms.

Strategic Clients

Partial Client List
Tenant Representation
Prudential Insurance
First Union Bank
Sempra Energy
San Diego Gas & Electric
Edison International
Charles Schwab
Feinberg, Grant, Kaneda and Litt

Landlord Representation:
Arnel Development
Spieker Properties
WCB Properties
Signature Services
Xerox Realty
Mutual of New York
Lincoln Properties