James T. Barry III is President and CEO of Barry Commercial Real Estate Services, Inc., a real estate brokerage and consulting firm headquartered in Milwaukee. Mr. Barry is a graduate of Marquette University High School, The Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and The University of Chicago Law School, where he served as editor-in-chief of the University of Chicago Law Review. Prior to joining The Barry Company, Mr. Barry clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and practiced law at Foley & Lardner in Milwaukee.
Mr. Barry has served on numerous corporate, civic and charitable boards, including serving as the president of the Rotary Club of Milwaukee, chairman of the Commercial Association of Realtors of Wisconsin and chairman of the American Red Cross of Greater Milwaukee. He has served as a director of the Milwaukee Public Museum, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and Wisconsin Chapter of the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute. Mr. Barry co-founded the Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society and serves on its board. He is the former Finance Chairman of the Republican Party of Wisconsin and current Chairman of the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. He is a past Wisconsin Area Chairman of the American Association of the Order of Malta.