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​​​​​​Current Responsibilities
James Stockdale works with both the Investment Sales and Advisory teams of Jones Lang LaSalle's Hotels & Hospitality Group. His primary responsibility is managing the Hotels group’s Advisory practice on the East Coast, including coordinating highest and best use analyses, managing operator selections and negotiations, and appraisals.

As a member of the Hotels & Hospitality team, James was most recently involved in a highest and best use analysis for the InterContinental Hotel The Barclay in Manhattan, a site selection analysis throughout Manhattan for InterContinental Hotels, a feasibility study and manager RFP for the Battery Maritime Building in New York, and valuations of the Venetian Resort in Las Vegas, Baha Mar development in the Bahamas, and the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. James has also been involved in transactions totaling approximately $680 million, including the sale of the $520 million Four Seasons Hualalai. Other notable sales include a portfolio of three boutique hotels for Kimpton, the Snake River Lodge in Jackson Hole and the Marriott Downtown Los Angeles.

James has been with Jones Lang LaSalle for approximately four years. Before joining the Hotels group, he was a consultant with PKF Consulting’s Los Angeles office. There, he worked on both market studies and appraisals of hotels and gaming properties including an appraisal of the Peninsula Beverly Hills, acquisition due diligence for the Beverly Hilton, an appraisal of a gaming riverboat in Iowa, market studies for the proposed 1,200-room Los Angeles Convention Center hotel, and a feasibility study for a proposed hotel and casino in Las Vegas. 

Education and Affiliations
James graduated as valedictorian of his class, receiving a bachelor’s degree in hotel and restaurant management at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He was also awarded a lifetime membership in the Eta Sigma Delta Honors Society. James is currently a licensed real estate salesperson in California.