New York

Mike Wahl

Michael Wahl serves as Managing Director of Partner Valuation Advisors' New York Office. He has over 10 years of commercial real estate experience including the valuation of retail, industrial, and multifamily assets. He has commercial real estate in 40+ States, holding 33 Certified General Licenses.

Mr. Wahl has significant experience working with banking, agency, and private lending clients throughout the country.

Prior to Partner Valuation Advisors, Mr. Wahl served as Managing Director of National Private Lending out of Bowery Valuation’s New York office (From 2019-2023). Prior to that, Mr. Wahl worked at BBG out of their New York office (From 2016-2019).

Ross Friedman

Ross Friedman serves as Managing Director of Partner Valuation Advisors. In this role, Mr. Friedman will lead the New York Tri-State practice for all Core 3 assets (Industrial, Office, Retail).  Mr. Friedman has over 12 years of commercial real estate appraisal experience appraising office, industrial, retail, multifamily, and special-use properties. 

In his prior roles, valuation and consulting assignments have included investment-grade properties in the local, national, and international markets for commercial lending, financial reporting, portfolio valuation, tax purposes, litigation, and due diligence.

Throughout his career, Mr. Friedman has significant experience working on large-scale projects including multi-story Class A Offices on Madison Avenue, million-square-foot industrial properties in the Tri-State region, and hundreds of lease valuations for dental offices, fast food restaurants, and retail stores.  He has assisted clients and communicated with auditors regarding the valuation of the national portfolio of assets on a quarterly and yearly basis to ensure the highest standard of quality and timely results. 

Prior to joining Partner Valuation Advisors in May 2023, Mr. Friedman served as Executive Vice President and Tri-State Leader at JLL Valuation Advisory from 2021-2023 where he was responsible for establishing and developing the Tri-State region in Core IV assets (Office, Industrial, Retail & Multifamily).  From 2016-2021, Mr. Friedman served as Director of BBG, Inc. where he led the National Operations for the Financial Reporting practice.  From 2010-2016, Mr. Friedman worked for RSM US LLP (Accounting Firm) and Citigroup (Financial Institution) in the New York region.