Phil James | Colliers International | Kansas City

Phil James


Senior Vice President

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Professional Summary

Phil James joined the firm in January of 2006 after 17½ years at Kessinger/Hunter & Co. Phil has specialized in both tenant and landlord representation for office leasing and sales.

Phil has averaged $15 million in annual sales and leasing volume over the past 20 years. Phil has worked with various institutional organizations such as Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, PaineWebber, The Apollo Group, Teachers Insurance and Annuity, DST Realty, Property Capital Trust, Glenborough Realty Trust, Highwoods Real Estate Investment Trust, Time Equities, American Century Realty, OPUSNW, VanTrust and Nightingale Properties.


Membership in the Missouri Association of Realtors Lifetime Million Dollar Club; Member of the Missouri Board of Realtors


Bachelor of Science – University of Missouri, Columbia

Licensed Real Estate Agent – Kansas and Missouri

Memberships & Involvements

Missouri Association of Realtors, Missouri Board of Realtors, SIOR


Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart, VanTrust Real Estate, Commodities & Future Trading Commission, Sunrise Advisors, Great Southern Bank, Partners Speciality, International Paper, AETNA, Grant Thornton, Feet Ellerbe Becket, KC Business Journal, DeVry, Inc., Keller Graduate School of Management, AMC Theaters (Corporate Offices), Bernstein Rein Advertising, Sprint Communications, H&R Block (DMJK), National Cinema Network, Webster University, Inergy Propane (Corporate Offices), Slagle, Bernard & Gorman, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Thomas McGee & Sons Co., St. Luke’s Health Systems, Willbros Engineering, Baty Holm & Numrick, Westrope Insurance, South & Associates, PC, Lockton Insurance, Stueve Siegel & Hanson, LP, Enterprise Bank & Trust, Delich Roth & Goodwillie PA, Franke Schultz & Mullen, Euronet Worldwide, Edelman & Thompson, MidAmerican Payment Exchange


Service Lines
Landlord Representation, Tenant Representation
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