Evan Behr

Evan Behr

Executive Managing Director

Current Responsibilities:

Evan Behr co-leads JLL’s DC Agency Leasing team, who focus on the representation of downtown Washington, DC’s and VA’s office building owners. Evan joined JLL in March 2012 and co-heads, along with Doug Mueller, an agency portfolio currently totaling approximately 23 million square feet of Washington, DC and Virginia office buildings in various product types and locations. Evan’s diverse background in asset management, acquisitions, agency leasing, and tenant representation provides a 360-degree perspective to his clients.


Prior to joining JLL, Evan was a key member of Tishman Speyer’s Washington, DC office where he was responsible for leasing a portfolio of approximately 4.5 million square feet. Evan also gained in-depth asset management experience on Tishman Speyer’s 28 building, 6 million square foot office portfolio in Washington, DC, Virginia and Maryland, as well as underwriting experience in the acquisitions department. Prior to Tishman Speyer, he focused on tenant representation at CBRE.

Education, Honors and Affiliations:

Evan graduated cum laude with a B.S.B.A. from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, where he double majored in finance and management. He is a former founding member of Executive Committee Board Member of DCBIA- DLD. He was also a member of JLL’s Leadership Committee Advisory Board and Leading Leaders Program. He is a fundraiser for the Lilabean Foundation, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Travis Manion Foundation.

Key Clients:

  • Akridge
  • Alduwaliya
  • Allianz
  • Atlus Realty
  • Ares Capital
  • Bentall Green Oak
  • Blackstone
  • Brookfield Properties
  • Columbia Property Trust
  • Commerz Real
  • Cross Harbor
  • Declaration Partners
  • DEKA Real Estate
  • Divco West
  • Douglas Development Corporation
  • DWS
  • Eastbanc
  • Five Squares
  • Global Holdings Management
  • Invesco
  • Jamestown
  • John Hancock Real Estate / Manulife
  • Landow & Company
  • Lerner
  • The Meridian Group
  • Marx Realty
  • Monday Properties
  • Monument Realty
  • MRP Realty
  • Nuveen (formerly TIAA-CREF)
  • Property Group Partners
  • Principal Republic Properties Corporation
  • RMR Group
  • Sentinel Real Estate Corporation
  • Spear Street Capital
  • STARS Investments
  • Sterling Bay
  • Washington Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Westbrook Partners
  • W.R. Berkley Corporation