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Michael Cavell

Senior Vice President, Lease Administration & Audit

Hughes Marino

2 Park Plaza
Suite 750
Irvine, CA 92614

Phone: (949) 333-3111



Michael Cavell serves as senior vice president of lease administration and audit at Hughes Marino. With 35 years of commercial real estate experience in lease compliance, administration and audit, Michael brings an expert level knowledge of maintaining company databases and software platforms, reviewing and opining on lease documents, handling Operating Expense/NNN matters, resolving disputes and managing lease audits to Hughes Marino clients.

Providing highly qualified experience in all these areas, Michael has served as an annual speaker and trainer at the National Retail Tenants Association conference, provided legal expert testimony in lease related matters, streamlined company processes and recovered nearly $200 Million dollars of overpayments from review and resolution of lease related issues.

Prior to joining Hughes Marino, Michael spent 15 years working for a Fortune 500 company creating its lease compliance and audit group before representing national tenants with their lease administration and compliance needs.

Michael’s outside interests include traveling and cruising, being physically active and spending time with his wife, Lisa, and their adorable toy Shih Tzu, Malý.

  • Education
  • — University of Miami – B.A. in business