Rob Lapin named Partner in Trinity Partners Columbia Office

March 27, 2023

Trinity Partners announced Rob Lapin has recently been named Partner in the Trinity Partners Columbia office.

Rob Lapin has over two decades of industry experience and originally joined Trinity Partners in 2019 as Director of Brokerage Services. He specializes in office, industrial, retail tenant representation, and landlord brokerage.

“Trinity’s ownership group is extremely pleased to add Rob as a Partner in the firm. Rob has been a top producer for many years and is a consummate team player who has always unselfishly given back to the firm in many ways.” said Bruce Harper, Trinity Partners Columbia Managing Partner.

Rob has handled several key listing and facility dispositions for the South Carolina Ports Authority and was a key member of the SCANA Land Disposition Portfolio for Otarre Point. Other notable transactions he was involved in include a multi-million-dollar redevelopment of Kroger at Fort Jackson in Columbia, SC into what is now known as “Cross Hill Market”, and the relocation of AMAROK’s corporate headquarters into over 34,000 square feet. He has also represented numerous clients in the medical field including Moore Orthopedics, now known as USC Prisma Orthopedics, SC Heart, Columbia Heart, and several plastic surgery groups.

Rob earned a degree in Business as well as a Varsity Letter in Men’s Soccer as a graduate from Michigan State University. The Kansas native is past Chairman and currently a Commissioner on the Richland County Recreation Commission. He is the former President of the Columbia-region Habitat for Humanity, former Director of Compliance and Treasurer of the SC Battery Development Academy, past board member of the Columbia Jewish Community Center, and former board member of the City of Columbia Cultural Council of the Arts.

Rob approaches each transaction leading with the three core principles Trinity Partners was built on: passionate, entrepreneurial, and best in class. Trinity Partners has 4 offices offering 10 service lines across 5 product types. Trinity leases and manages more than 25 million square feet throughout the Carolinas while employing over 181 of the industry’s best and brightest.

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Trinity Partners is a full-service commercial real estate firm serving corporate users and institutional owners throughout the United States, with ten service lines ranging from landlord and tenant representation to property management and investment sales. They are known for their entrepreneurial spirit, best-in-class performance, and respected team of commercial real estate professionals, who are directly responsible for the company’s success and collaborative culture. The firm currently leases and/or manages over 25 million square feet of office, industrial, mixed-use, and retail space across the region through their four offices in Charlotte and Raleigh, North Carolina, and Columbia and Greenville, South Carolina.