Jeff Cairns

Jeff Cairns

Executive Vice President

Current Responsibilities:

Jeff is an Executive Vice President with JLL.

As a part of the leading tenant representation team in Houston, Jeff assists clients across all sectors with solving complex real estate challenges. His primary focus is on negotiating office leases, dispositions and restructures but also advises clients with similar industrial transactions. During his career, Jeff has been integrally involved in transactions for clients across North America, Europe and Asia totaling over fifteen million square feet.


  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Texas at Austin

Select Experience:

  • Forum Energy Technologies
  • Enbridge 
  • TechnipFMC
  • EthosEnergy
  • Calpine
  • Occidental Petroleum
  • Macquarie
  • Conn’s
  • Accenture
  • Thompson & Horton
  • Akin Gump
  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher
  • Wood
  • Sanders Morris Harris
  • Talos Energy
  • Ocwen Financial
  • Simpson Thacher Bartlett
  • Dow Chemical
  • Yetter Coleman
  • TD Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Petrobras
  • iOffice
  • Willis Towers Watson
  • Quinn Emanuel
  • Gulfstar Group
  • White Deer Energy