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JLL expands national property tax practice with four new hires

JLL today announced the company hired four new team members to join its national property tax practice. Domingos Santos, Jr. joined as a Senior Vice President in JLL's Arizona office and Fahim Sayed joined as a Senior Vice President in Chicago. Dan Leonard and Debbie Moore were hired as Vice Presidents in the company's Dallas office. ​

All four team members report to David Dodd, Executive Vice President, JLL Valuations and Advisory Services.

"We are committed to growing our national property tax group, and each of our new hires has the right experience and industry knowledge to enhance our service offerings," said Dodd. "Growing our team enables us to offer a clients a wider range of expertise and expands our geographical footprint."

Santos, Jr. is leading JLL's property tax services in Arizona, specializing in assisting clients pursuing value-add real estate strategies and those challenging or defending property tax valuations. Sayed, who is leading the Chicago services, has experience in virtually every sector, including retail, office and hospitality. He can also assist with tax planning, transaction consulting and transfer tax mitigation.

Leonard and Moore bring national experience that enhances JLL's existing presence. Leonard's concentration on national account tax experience brings added value to clients while Moore's experience with complex real estate valuation and property tax representation has saved clients millions of dollars.

JLL's Valuation & Advisory Services is part of a global network comprised of experienced, licensed, qualified appraisers who use local insights and years of expertise to deliver accurate, reliable and prompt valuations. The U.S. Valuation & Advisory Services team completed over 11,000 assignments totaling more than $56 billion in asset value in 2016. For further information, visit

JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm's in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether a sale, financing, repositioning, advisory or recapitalization execution. In 2016 alone, JLL Capital Markets completed $136 billion in investment sale and debt and equity transactions globally. The firm's Capital Markets team comprises more than 2,000 specialists, operating all over the globe.

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About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At the end of the first quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 78,000. As of March 31, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management has $58.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit