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Dave is a Managing Director and Co-Market Lead in the Detroit office. He started with The Staubach Company in 2002 prior to joining JLL through the Staubach merger. 

Dave specializes in acquisitions and dispositions of office and industrial properties by utilizing a diverse educational and professional background. He utilizes an assertive, results-driven approach to optimize the planning and implementation of real estate solutions for his clients.

Tenant Representation and Agency Leasing

Years of experience
24 years

In 2013 , Dave represented Campbell-Ewald in its headquarters relocation to downtown Detroit. Those negotiations resulted in the company leasing 122,000 square feet of space at Ford Field. Campbell-Ewald relocated 600 employees to the new headquarters in the first quarter of 2014.

From 2004 to 2009, Dave was responsible for JLL's efforts in working with the State of Michigan and its lease portfolio. This portfolio consisted of 600 leases in nine million square feet of space. During the term of the contract, the State, with JLL's assistance, reduced its annual costs for leased space by over 16%.  This partnership, which began with The Staubach Company, was honored in 2006 by the National Association of State of Facility Administrators with its Innovation Award.

Dave was the local JLL team member in its representation of Pfizer, Inc. in the disposition of its research and development facility in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This state of the art complex consisted of over 2.1 million square feet of space in 26 buildings on 175 acres.  The property was purchased by the University of Michigan in June 2009 as an extension of its North Campus.

Dave previously worked at Plante Moran, the country’s 12th largest C.P.A. and Consulting Firm, for 12 years as a tax consultant and real estate consultant.  At Plante Moran, he was instrumental in the development of the firm’s real estate venture.  He was responsible for, and developed refinements to, the firm’s transactional process.

Significant transactions
• Pfizer 2,100,000 sf
• St. John Providence 400,000 sf
• Westcore Properties 312,000 sf
• State of Michigan 185,000 sf
• Beaumont 162,900 sf
• State of Michigan 125,000 sf
• Campbell Ewald 122,000 sf
• Ally 91,800 sf
• Beaumont 79,500 sf
• State of Michigan 78,000 sf
• Doreen Mayhew 77,000 sf

• Jones Lang LaSalle’s “Top Achiever” 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and Gold Achiever 2013
• CoStar Power Broker in Detroit (2009, 2010 and 2013)

Dave earned his J.D. from the Wayne State University Law School.  He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in finance from Michigan State University.

 Dave is a real estate licensee in the State of Michigan and a candidate for his CCIM designation.

• Member of the State Bar of Michigan
• Member of Corenet