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Brian Sullivan Joins Jones Lang LaSalle as Managing Director

Federal real estate expert brings more than 25 years of industry leadership and award-winning experience 

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 7, 2012 – Jones Lang LaSalle announced today that Brian Sullivan has joined the firm as a Managing Director in the Government Investor Services group, the most experienced government real estate advisory practice in the country. He will be based in the Washington, DC office.

“Jones Lang LaSalle is committed to attracting the nation’s top talent, and that’s why we’ve added Brian to our team,” said Mike Ellis, Mid-Atlantic Market Director, Jones Lang LaSalle. “Brian brings exceptional credentials and a well-known reputation as a strong, successful leader. He will prove invaluable as we continue to bolster our federal real estate practice.”

Sullivan joins Jones Lang LaSalle from Cushman & Wakefield, where he led a federal practice team that negotiated some of the largest leases in the entire Washington metropolitan region. He brings more than 25 years of experience in commercial real estate and has consistently earned GWCAR’s Top Producers award, as well as GWCAR’s Office Deal of the Year and Industrial Deal of the Year awards.

“Brian is a terrific addition to our Government Investor Services team,” said Joe Brennan, Managing Director, Government Investor Services Group, Jones Lang LaSalle. “He will play a major role in pushing us forward on a national level.”

Sullivan graduated with a bachelor of science in finance from Indiana University. He has continued his real estate education, completing graduate work at American University’s School of Business.

“Jones Lang LaSalle is well known for its unwavering commitment to its clients, providing the best resources and its specialized practice lines. The firm truly sets the bar for the commercial real estate industry,” Sullivan said. "I look forward to working with the Government Investor Services group and providing superior service to all of our clients.” For more news, videos and research resources on Jones Lang LaSalle, please visit and bookmark Jones Lang LaSalle’s U.S. Media Center web page.

About Jones Lang LaSalle Government Investor Services Group Jones Lang LaSalle’s Government Investor Services (GIS) team is the most experienced government real estate advisory practice in the country. Backed by the strength of Jones Lang LaSalle’s global full-service platform, GIS is dedicated to serving the complex and intersecting needs of private sector landlords and government tenant agencies.

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