Throughout his career, James S. Shaw has developed an in-depth knowledge of real estate and equity investments. A graduate of the University of Oklahoma's accounting program, he entered the financial services field as a real estate-focused certified public accountant (CPA) in the firm of Arthur Andersen and Company. James S. Shaw later went on to develop his investment acumen as a member of the construction lending arm of an international bank and as a member of the commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) structured finance group at the firm of Duff & Phelps.
Since that time, Jim S. Shaw of Atlanta, GA, has accrued extensive experience in equity trading. The coauthor of a book on electronic day trading and a regularly cited expert on the CNBC television network, he now stands out as a successful investor in private equity and commercial real estate. A partner in the structured settlement and annuity payment-purchasing firm Fairfield Funding,