Michael J. Humphrey, co-founder and managing partner of Courtland Partners, passes away
On Tuesday morning, Nov. 29, 2016, Michael Humphrey, industry icon as well as managing partner and co-founder of Courtland Partners, died unexpectedly. He was 56 years old.
Courtland Partners is the Cleveland, Ohio-based real asset investment consulting and advisory firm Mr. Humphrey co-founded with his partners John Karlovec and Timm Judson in 1995 (Karlovec and Judson both had left the firm by 2005). The firm currently operates its global business out of offices in Los Angeles, Cleveland and London, and advises over 60 clients on more than $82 billion of real estate and infrastructure investments worldwide.
Steve Novick, the firm’s COO, indicated, “We are deeply saddened by this news and are shocked. Our thoughts and prayers are with Michael’s wife and his children at this time.”
With more than 27 years of real estate investment experience as an attorney, a workout consultant and an adviser, Mr. Humphrey began his caree