Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer
Laurence H. Midler is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer for CBRE. Larry is a member of CBRE’s Executive Committee and oversees its Legal, Compliance and Risk Management functions. He joined the company in April 2004 and helped lead the firm through its IPO, several transformational acquisitions and a period of global expansion and robust growth to number 128 in the Fortune list of the largest public companies.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Midler served as General Counsel to Micro Warehouse, Inc. from 2000 to 2003 and as its Assistant General Counsel from 1998 to 2000. Earlier, Mr. Midler was General Counsel of Serviscope Corporation. Mr. Midler began his legal career with Latham & Watkins, a global law firm.
Mr. Midler is active in giving back to his community, both through work and in his personal time. Mr. Midler served as Chair of the Board of Directors of Goodwill of Southern California, and currently serves as Vice Chair. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA).