John Gilbert

John Gilbert

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

John is a Managing Director based in Orlando where he is responsible for the Agency leasing practice of office properties for Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville. He also directly handles the marketing and leasing responsibilities for several downtown and suburban office properties on behalf of his clients.


Prior to joining JLL in 2014, John spent 15 years with CBRE in Orlando where he was a Senior Vice President focused on office leasing. For the past 20 years John has focused all of his time representing owners and developers of office buildings. He has represented a wide variety of institutional and private owners as well as investors. John received the Office Broker of the Year Award in 2007 and 2012 from the Orlando Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Offic e Properties (NAIOP). Over the course of his career, John has completed over 950 sale and lease transactions totaling in excess of $1 billion in value.

Education and Affiliations

  • John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate from Florida State University.
  • He is an active member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP).