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Jones Lang LaSalle Adds Brokerage Expert Pope Hackney in Hampton Roads

Hackney brings seven years experience, joins team as Vice President

HAMPTON ROADS, VA, March 5, 2012 – Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) has enhanced its Hampton Roads brokerage team with the addition of Pope Hackney, an experienced real estate professional, Hackney joins the team as Vice President.

With more than seven years of experience in commercial real estate, Hackney will provide office and industrial agency leasing, tenant representation and investment sales services. In addition to providing customer service to local, regional and national clients, Hackney will be tasked with helping to grow the Hampton Roads office.  
“Pope has spent nearly his entire career in the Hampton Roads area and has strong contacts and relationships throughout the region,” said Charlie Polk, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle. “He is a key addition to our team as we further build our presence and extend our services in Hampton Roads.”

Most recently, Hackney was responsible for a 1.7-million-square-foot agency leasing portfolio of both office and retail properties located in the Mid-Atlantic region. Notably, he sourced a single equity relationship resulting in the acquisition of over $25 million worth of real estate.

“I consider the Hampton Roads area to be my home, and I am honored to join Jones Lang LaSalle’s regional brokerage team,” said Hackney. “The firm’s unique platform, global network and team environment presents me with an unparalleled opportunity to utilize my experience in the Hampton Roads region to forge new connections and relationships.”

Hackney earned a master’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina’s Kenan Flagler Business School  and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Washington and Lee University. Additionally, he is a member of the Hampton Roads Association of Commercial Real Estate and International Council of Shopping Centers.
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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 2011 global revenue of $3.6 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 2.1 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 $47.7 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our website,