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James Kelly, AIA, LEED AP, RA


As a Principal and Project Architect with more than 20 years of diverse project experience across all phases of design and construction, James’ integrated, holistic approach to design and delivery makes him a sought-after leader on high-profile and complex projects within the Lifestyle sector. As a senior leader in the Los Angeles office’s Mixed Use studio and a regional Design Realization Leader, James mentors a wide cross-section of teams across multiple practice areas, studios, and offices. He is sought after by clients for his technical expertise and attention to detail in projects. His portfolio features the redevelopments of Westfield Century City and FIGat7th, both prominent retail centers in Los Angeles, while more recent work includes Project Architect roles on the redevelopment of Oakridge Center in Vancouver and Brookfield’s California Market Center in downtown Los Angeles.