Jim O’Leary, MAI

Jim O’Leary, MAI

Executive Director

Current responsibilities:

Jim O’Leary serves as Executive Director for JLL Value and Risk Advisory. In this role, he leads the Midwest industrial valuation team driving culture, growth and technology to provide clients with exceptional resources and a best-in-class experience.


Prior to joining JLL, Jim spent 7+ years with CBRE, where he served as First Vice President for their Value and Risk Advisory group. Prior to that he worked for a large regional appraisal firm, and upon graduation worked for the Arthur Andersen accounting firm.

Mr. O’Leary has experience in the valuation of industrial, multi-family and student housing assets throughout the Midwest. His scope of work includes portfolio valuations, mortgage lending, financial reporting, feasibility studies and consulting assignments.


St. Xavier University, Bachelor’s Degree – Accounting


  • Appraisal Institute

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the following States:

  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Wisconsin