News release

Industrial boom leads to key appointment in Seattle

John Paul Mulhern will lead industrial investment sales advisory for JLL Capital Markets in Seattle 

January 13, 2021

SEATTLE, Jan. 13, 2021 – JLL Capital Markets announced today that John Paul Mulhern has been appointed as a Director in the firm’s Seattle office. In this role, Mulhern will lead industrial investment advisory sales in the Pacific Northwest, working closely with Mark Detmer, a Senior Managing Director in JLL Capital Market’s Los Angeles office.

Mulhern has more than eight years of commercial real estate experience, including investment sales advisory and valuation advisory knowledge. He joins the team from JLL’s International Capital Group, where he provided global investor intelligence on more than $100 billion of commercial real estate holdings, covering all major and alternative asset classes in gateway, secondary and tertiary markets across the U.S.

Mulhern holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Dallas and is an active member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties.

“Given the growth of the industrial sector that we’ve seen throughout the pandemic, we felt it was important to build out our suite of services to include an industrial expert who will serve our industrial clients in Seattle and throughout the Pacific Northwest,” said Tom Wilson, Senior Managing Director and co-head of JLL Capital Markets Seattle. “John Paul is an important addition to our team and brings with him many years of global capital experience that will serve him well as the industrial sector increasingly attracts the attention of global investors.”

“We are excited to have John Paul joining JLL’s West Region Industrial Capital Markets team,” added Detmer. “John Paul brings years of transaction experience, most recently with JLL’s International Capital Group, and he provides additional bench strength to an already strong capital market’s business in the Pacific Northwest.” 

JLL Capital Markets is a full-service global provider of capital solutions for real estate investors and occupiers. The firm's in-depth local market and global investor knowledge delivers the best-in-class solutions for clients — whether investment advisory, debt placement, equity placement or a recapitalization. The firm has more than 3,700 Capital Markets specialists worldwide with offices in nearly 50 countries.

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