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Jones Lang LaSalle Announces Two Bay Area Executives Receive International Director Promotions

Roeder, Casolo Among Just 40 Global Execs Joining Firm’s Top Leadership Group

SAN FRANCISCO, August 6, 2012 – Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) announced today that Christopher T. Roeder and Michael Casolo have joined the firm’s top leadership group by being named International Directors.  The members of this select group are distinguished by their exceptional work for clients and their roles in driving the firm’s growth.

Colin Dyer, Chief Executive Officer of Jones Lang LaSalle, said, “As we congratulate our new International Directors on achieving this significant distinction, we recognize the valuable contributions they have made.  We expect that they will continue to demonstrate leadership in connecting across our organization to produce superior service for our clients and continued progress for the firm.”

Roeder has consistently been a top producer in the San Francisco market where he is responsible for the San Francisco brokerage team and developing strategic leasing plans for one of the largest portfolio of institutional landlords in the city.  Roeder has constantly been Jones Lang LaSalle’s top performing broker representing landlords in North America.  He is based in the firm’s San Francisco office and lives in Ross in Marin County.

Casolo joined Jones Lang LaSalle in 2008 to support corporate clients in the Western United States with cost, performance and efficiency solutions.  Earlier this year, Casolo was named to lead Corporate Solutions services in the Pacific Northwest and now works with some of the firm’s largest multinational clients.  He is based in Palo Alto and resides in Woodside. 

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 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit