Chris Wadley

Chris Wadley

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

Chris Wadley is a Managing Director at JLL Houston and leads the Gulf Coast Region for Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Higher Education practices. Chris oversees the growth of the practices, including real estate transaction management, analytics, and construction management for hospitals, healthcare providers, life sciences companies, and academic institutions. Leveraging his knowledge of the intricacies of these specialized real estate types, Chris provides his clients with skillful expertise in guiding them through all facets of any real estate transaction.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration | Finance |Texas A&M University


  • Largest medical property sale in Houston, TX -2021
  • Largest medical lease transaction in State of Texas –2019
  • Sale of the largest plant-made GMP facility inState of Texas-2015
  • Site-selection and lease advisory of nation’s leading healthcare systems
  • National portfolio lease restructures
  • Sale numerous portfolios for national publicly traded REITs

Affiliations and Community Information

  • St. Paul’s United Methodist, Member and Finance Committee
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) candidate
  • Eagle Scout

Select Customers:

  • LaSalle Investment Management
  • Common Spirit Health care
  • University of Texas Systems
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Texas A&M University System
  • Alaska Permant Fund Corporation
  • Utah Retirement System
  • Texas Children’s Hospital