Brian Connolly

Brian Connolly

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

Brian Connolly is a Managing Director with JLL for the Northern Virginia Agency Leasing team. He is responsible for the marketing and leasing of 7 million square feet of commercial office properties in Northern Virginia. The Northern Virginia Agency Leasing team currently services a portfolio of approximately 20 million square feet comprised of new construction, existing Class A & B properties as well as office portfolio assignments. Brian specializes in providing clients with strategic planning, due diligence as well as acquisition and disposition underwriting assistance.


Brian joined JLL in 2005 as part of the acquisition of Spaulding & Slye. He joined Spaulding & Slye in 2001 as a Vice President. Along with providing advisory services to building owners since 2001, Brian has advised clients in some of the most significant pre-lease, lease and acquisition transactions in Northern Virginia.

Key Clients

  • Jamestown
  • Akridge Companies
  • LaSalle Investment Management
  • Piedmont Office Realty Trust
  • American Realty Advisors
  • AEW Capital Management
  • The Peterson Companies
  • Quadrangle Development Corporation
  • Brandywine Realty Trust
  • Och Ziff
  • MassPRIM

Education and Affiliations

Brian received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Spring Hill College in 2000. He is active in industry organizations such as NAIOP and The Greater Washington Commercial Association of REALTORS, and is a licensed as a real estate salesperson in Virginia.