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New York, NY

Jones Lang LaSalle Hires 3 Real Estate Professionals in Manhattan


NEW YORK, January 25, 2011 — Jones Lang LaSalle announced that Jonathan Tootell, Daniel Turkewitz and Diana Biasiotti have joined the firm’s New York office. The three senior-level brokers will be responsible for new business development, and tenant and agency leasing services throughout the New York metropolitan area.

“These individuals are talented, dynamic real estate professionals who understand Manhattan and the needs of clients in this market,” said Peter Riguardi, president of Jones Lang LaSalle’s New York office. “Attracting them to Jones Lang LaSalle speaks to the breadth of our services, the strength of our brand and the solid position of our firm. We are committed to continuing to build our platform in New York by bringing together the finest and most experienced professionals, and by supporting them with superior resources and global access.”

Biasiotti is a pre-eminent agency leasing specialist with 23 years of experience in the New York metropolitan area commercial real estate market. Turkewitz specializes in tenant representation services for financial services, entertainment and media firms. Tootell is a leading agency leasing broker.

Jones Lang LaSalle is a leader in the New York tri-state commercial real estate market, with more than 1,600 of the most recognized industry experts offering brokerage, capital markets, facilities management, consulting, and project and development services. In 2009, the New York tri-state team completed approximately 21 million square feet in lease transactions, concluded property sales transactions valued at more than $1.75 billion, managed projects valued at more than $4 billion, and oversaw a property and facilities management portfolio of 76 million square feet.

 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 2009 global revenue of $2.5 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices. The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.6 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 approximately $40 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our website, www.joneslanglasalle.com.