Doug Stevens, Esq. is currently director, Corporate Counsel for Starbucks Coffee Company responsible for all real estate matters in California, Arizona, and Hawaii. Doug’s responsibilities extend nation-wide for major developer transactions with Westfield, KIMCO, Forest City and Starwood and major facility projects, including the Augusta Georgia Roasting Plant. For over 17 years, Doug has managed regional legal offices as in-house counsel, working for Sprint-Nextel Corporation prior to joining Starbucks.