JOHN BARRY is a founding partner of Richards Barry Joyce & Partners, a full-service commercial real estate advisory firm based in Boston, Massachusetts. He specializes in tenant and landlord advisory work, focusing on Downtown Boston. He also manages national real estate portfolios for a select number of Boston-based clients. Mr. Barry brings more than 25 years of commercial real estate experience to each of his client projects. Before co-founding RBJ in 2001, he was a principal at Trammell Crow Company. Prior to that, he was a partner at Meredith & Grew, where he began his career in 1986. Mr. Barry has been honored three times as a recipient of Greater Boston Real Estate Board’s “Deal of the Year Award” and he represented State Street Corporation in the largest commercial office leasing transaction in the history of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts at One Lincoln Street (1,019,292 square feet, 2001). Mr. Barry earned a B.A. from Amherst College, formerly served as the president of the Commercial Brokers Association and is on the Board of Directors for the Greater Boston Real Estate Board.