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Jones Lang LaSalle Expands Brokerage Business in Denver with New Hire

James Roupp joins firm as Vice President in office leasing

DENVER, Oct. 20, 2011 — Jones Lang LaSalle has appointed James Roupp as Vice President in its office leasing team.  Based in Denver, he will advise landlord clients on their office leasing needs in Denver’s Central Business District.

“Bringing James back on board boosts our expertise and services for our clients in the region,” said Pete Schippits Senior Vice President of Jones Lang LaSalle. “We have added a talented real estate professional who will bring the depth of knowledge and the experience necessary to grow our business in this part of Denver, and most importantly, to offer superior service to our clients.”

With more than nine years in the Colorado commercial real estate industry, Roupp joins from the Denver Urban Renewal Authority (DURA) where he was responsible for underwriting approximately $30 million of tax increment financing investments in real estate projects in Denver. Prior to this he worked with Jones Lang LaSalle on the office leasing team and at Corporex, a Ohio-based commercial real estate developer, on the development of the Embassy Suites Hotel at Denver International Airport.  He started his career at the Staubach Company.

Roupp received a bachelor’s of science degree in Finance from the University of Colorado. He is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Colorado.

There are more than 200 Jones Lang LaSalle real estate professionals based in the Rocky Mountain region. The firm currently leases more than 7 million square feet and manages 2.1 million square feet of assets across the Denver Metro Area.
About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2010 global revenue of more than $2.9 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.8 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $45.3 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our website,