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Steven Rotter is an Executive Managing Director in the Corporate Advisory Services group of Jones Lang LaSalle and co-leads the technology/media team based in New York. In the past few years, he has been involved with some of New York's largest and most complex transactions including AXA Equitable's 800,000 SF lease restructure at 1290 Avenue of the Americas and KKR, Och-Ziff and Apollo’s lease renewals at 9 West 57th Street. Additionally, Steven is the key representative for several global accounts including KKR, Square and IAC. Steven manages a large number of the firm’s tech and creative clients such as: Atlassian, Lyft, Tinder and NBC.​


Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, Steven spent four years working on the corporate services team at Newmark Knight Frank.  Before joining Newmark, Mr. Rotter worked for Golden Gate Financial Group, a San Francisco Hedge Fund, and owned and managed Homevestors, a residential rehabilitation company in Chicago.​

Technology / Media Tenant Representation Deals​

  • TASQ Technologies: 226,000 SF relocation from Sacramento, CA to Marietta, GA
  • Gagosian Gallery: 50,000 SF renewal in New York, NY
  • Aricent Group: 30,000 SF relocation from Palo Alto, CA to NJ
  • Rauxa Direct: 60,000 relocation to Brookfield Place in New York
  • Newsweek: 50,000 SF relocation to 7 Hanover in New York
  • 70,000 SF relocation in Dallas, TX
  • Other notable technology/media clients include: IAC, Square, Tinder, NBC, HomeAdvisor, Angie's List, Kaplan, General Assembly, Lyft, Atlassian, and Trello

Financial Services Tenant Representation Deals​

  • AXA Financial: 420,000 SF lease restructure at 1290 Avenue of the Americas, NY
  • AXA Financial: 290,000 SF relocation at Newport Tower in Jersey City, NJ
  • KKR: 144,000 SF expansion and renewal at 9 West 57th Street, NY
  • Och Ziff Capital: 100,000 SF renewal at 9 West 57th Street, NY
  • Apollo Management: 100,000 SF renewal at 9 West 57th Street, NY
  • Grosvenor Capital Management: 40,000 SF relocation to 767 Fifth Avenue, NY
  • PRA Health Sciences: 175,000 renewal and expansion in Raleigh, NC
  • Other financial services clients include: Baron Funds, Icahn, QIA, Carlyle, and Welsh Carson​

Corporate Accounts​

  • ​​Square, NBC, PRA Health Sciences, KKR, Carlyle Group, First Data Corporation​

Representative clients​

  • IAC
  • KKR
  • Carlyle Group
  • Square
  • NBC
  • HomeAdvisor
  • Lyft
  • Baron Funds
  • Icahn​

Education and Affiliations​

Mr. Rotter holds a bachelors degree in Business Communications from the University of Arizona.​