James Hicks


James joined Hughes Commercial Real Estate in 2021. Before joining Hughes, James worked as an intern for a commercial brokerage in Columbia, South Carolina where he provided market research and analysis for the firm’s industrial brokerage team. James specializes in tenant representation, owner-occupier representation, and lease negotiations. James graduated Cum Laude from the University of South Carolina. He majored in finance and real estate, while also minoring in Spanish. In his free time, he enjoys fly fishing, playing golf, and traveling.


  • B.S.B.A., Finance – University of South Carolina
  • B.S.B.A., Real Estate – University of South Carolina


  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, State of Georgia
  • Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, Member
  • Young Council of Realtors, Member