Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services

500 Citadel Drive 
Suite 140
Commerce CA 90040

d. (601) 355-9895





Jack R. Cline, Jr.

Principal & Vice President



Jack R. Cline, Jr., along with his partners, has more than 35 years of firsthand knowledge of B quality buildings. He owns/has owned properties in partnerships exceeding 1,000,000 square feet. He has executed sales/leasebacks, leased investments, landlord and tenant representation assignments, land developments, build-to-suits, redevelopment agency work, eminent domain action defenses, foreclosure sales, short sales, bankruptcy sales, and partnership partitions.


Jack has developed a strong working knowledge of environmental, legal, and tax matters affecting real property disposition. His integrity has enabled him to work with brokers from all brokerage companies and agencies. Jack’s geographic focus has been industrial real estate from the Greater Los Angeles area to the Inland Empire for the last 35 years. He has extensive knowledge and experience working with specialized industries from textile, food processing, transportation, and logistics and has worked with most of the local Class B and C industrial property investors. Jack maintains a thriving, inbound referral business based on his long-term efforts in the market and the trust instilled in him by competing agents.

In 1996, Jack, along with two others, founded the Lee & Associates® office in the City of Commerce and co-managed the office for 5 years, overseeing the office’s growth from a startup to a market leader in terms of transaction volume, number of brokers, and square feet listed.

Founded in 1979, Lee & Associates® Commercial Real Estate Services is the largest regional commercial brokerage firm in the West. Lee & Associates® has offices throughout Los Angeles, Ventura, Orange, San Bernardino, San Diego, and Riverside Counties. In addition to offices throughout the United States, the Lee & Associates® network is made up of more than 1,000+ brokers in 57 offices in the Cities of Cleveland, OH; Long Island-Queens, NY; Chesapeake Region , MD; Charleston-Dwntn, SC; Edison, NJ; Orlando, FL; Charleston, SC; Fort Myers, FL; Kansas City, KS; Manhattan, NY; Greenville, SC; Atlanta, GA; Greenwood, IN; Indianapolis, IN; Long Beach, CA; Elmwood Park, NJ; Boise, ID; Investment Services Group, LA, CA; Palm Desert, CA; Santa Barbara, CA; Antelope Valley, CA; Dallas, TX; Madison, WI; Oakland, CA; Reno, NV; San Diego - UTC, CA; Ventura, CA; San Luis Obispo, CA; Southfield, MI; Los Olivos, CA; Calabasas, CA; St. Louis, MO; Chicago, IL; Victorville, CA; Temecula Valley, CA; Central LA, CA; Sherman Oaks, CA; West LA, CA; Pleasanton, CA; Stockton, CA; Las Vegas, NV; Phoenix, AZ; Carlsbad, CA; Industry, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Riverside, CA; Ontario, CA; Newport Beach, CA; Orange, CA.

Jack is recognized as one of the top commercial brokers in the Southern California area and has earned this recognition through a strong commitment to the local market area and work ethic comparable to none.

Jack is a native Southern Californian, having grown up in the San Gabriel Valley area of Los Angeles. Jack attended the University of California at San Diego and the University of California at Los Angeles. Jack resides in Orange County with his wife and four children.


  • February 1996 – Present:
    Lee & Associates-Commerce, Inc
    - Senior Vice President-Principal

  • June 1983 – February 1996:
    Heger Realty Corporation
    - Senior Associate


  • Chairman Commissioner for Business & Industry, City of Vernon

  • AIR Commercial Real Estate Association

  • Los Angeles Realty Board

  • Board of Directors, Los Angeles County Development Commission DBA BFC

  • Board of Trustees, AltaMed Foundation

  • Co-Founder, Advisor AltaMed’s Youth Champions Program

  • Board of Directors, S3 Consulting LLC

  • Board of Directors, Lee & Associates – Commerce/Industry, Inc.



  • BFC (SBA 504/CDC)

  • Wells Fargo Bank

  • The Trust for Public Land

  • Commerce Community Development Commission

  • Vernon Redevelopment Agency

  • City of Vernon


  • Costar Power Broker 2018

  • Costar Power Broker 2017

  • Costar Power Broker 2016

  • Costar Power Broker 2014

  • AltaMed: Impact Award 2012

  • Lee & Associates-Commerce: Top Producer 1998

  • Century Club: 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995

  • Heger Realty Corporation: Senior Associate Top Producer 1993 & 1994

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800 S. Figueroa, Suite 925

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