William Lane joined Duff & Phelps in 2004. He is a director in the San Francisco office and is part of the firm's Real Estate Services Group. William has 15 years of experience in performing valuations. He performs valuation engagements for financial reporting, tax, portfolio valuation, and merger and acquisition purposes.
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, William was at Standard & Poor's Real Estate Corporate Valuation Consulting. He was also a manager in the Arthur Andersen Valuation Services Group. William specializes in providing valuations of real estate assets for real estate investment trusts, corporations, investment companies, private equity firms, and hedge funds. He has worked with companies in a wide range of industries for a variety of property types.
William holds a B.S. in finance from Missouri State University. William is a member of the Appraisal Institute, MAI, and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, MRICS. He is a certified general commercial real estate appraiser in the state of California.