Jack Schindler


Jack has more than 25 years of experience in the property tax appeals. Prior to joining CLA, Jack developed his property tax and real estate knowledge at Target Corporation, Sears, The May Department Stores, and The Rouse Company. He has experience with a variety of property types from retail, office distribution/warehouse, corporate campus’, R&D parks. Over his career he has appealed properties in all fifty states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Currently managing the real estate tax practice.

Technical experience

  • Real estate tax
  • Personal property tax
  • Real estate due diligence and transactions


  • Bachelor of arts in business administration from University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
  • Property Tax CMI designation from the Instute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT)
  • Instructor at the IPT Property Tax School
  • IPT Board of Governor’s 2021-2024
  • Founding member of the Retailers Roundtable

In the community

  • Coached Youth Football and Soccer, Plymouth,MN
  • Finance Council St. Anne’s Church, Hamel, MN
  • Former Board Member of Golf4kids (501c3), St. Louis, MO