Brett M. Suszek, MAI, AI-GRS

Brett M. Suszek, MAI, AI-GRS

Senior Managing Director

Current responsibilities

Brett Suszek serves as a Senior Managing Director with JLL Value and Risk Advisory. Mr. Suszek is the U.S. Retail Lead.

Mr. Suszek leads the retail valuations practice for the United States, to include all retail property types such as shopping centers, power centers, superregional shopping malls, single-tenant stores, and others. Mr. Suszek manages the appraisal process nationally, to include portfolios and single-asset valuations. He oversees all retail teams across the country. He has experience with other commercial property types, including industrial, office, land, multifamily, and special use properties such as data centers, movie theatres, golf courses, self-storage, marinas, and others. He has also served as an expert witness in multiple states. Properties appraised range in value up to over $500 million.

Clients served include law firms, private property owners, financial institutions, REITs, pension funds, CMBS servicers, and other users. Assignments have been completed for a variety of uses, including financing, purchase price allocation, ad valorem tax appeal, litigation support, asset valuation, estate tax planning, and purchase price negotiation.


Previously, Mr. Suszek was a Director at BBG, Inc., holding managerial responsibilities in both the Detroit and Chicago offices. Mr. Suszek began at BBG in 2014 in the Detroit office, then developed and managed the Chicago office beginning in 2016.

Prior to joining BBG, Mr. Suszek was a commercial review appraiser at Flagstar Bank in Troy, Michigan where he performed reviews of commercial appraisals.

Prior to Flagstar Bank, Mr. Suszek was an Analyst at Stout in Southfield, Michigan.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Oakland University


  • MAI designated member 
  • AI-GRS designated member

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the following States:

  • California
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Wisconsin