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601 Union Street
+1 206 971 7004
Current responsibilitiesA Managing Director with JLL, JJ Shephard is known as a market leader for providing successful leasing strategies to his institutional clients.
His diverse real estate practice also includes the representation of a variety of companies including Fortune 500 companies and local startups.
Specialties• Agency Leasing• Capital Markets
ExperiencePreviously, JJ was a Principal with Pacific Real Estate Partners, Inc. and has been involved in more than 800 leasing transactions totaling over 5M SF and in excess of $800M of sales transactions.
Prior to commercial real estate, JJ was the CFO at CyberSafe, Inc. and Senior Financial Analyst at McCaw Cellular/AT&T.
Key clients• Archon • Beacon Capital • Brickman • City of Bellevue• KBS Realty• Kilroy• King County • Piedmont• QBE • Schnitzer West • Sound Transit • State of Washington • TIAA-CREF • Unico• University of Washington• Vulcan • W3 Partners • Wells Real Estate
Awards• 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 Costar Power Broker • Finalist for the 2011 SIOR Broker of the Year
EducationJJ received a B.S. in Finance and Marketing with honors from the University of Oregon.
Affiliations• Member, Urban Land Institute• Member, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties • Member, Bellevue Transportation Committee • Member, Bellevue Downtown Association • Soccer and Track & Field Coach• Past Board Member, Eastside Catholic High School