Sam Durkin is a Managing Director in JLL’s Industrial Services, leading efforts in the greater O’Hare and Northwest suburban markets. He specializes in strategic ﬁnancial planning, budgeting, forecasting and cost analysis, providing clients with critical evaluations of their real estate for long-term solutions.
Prior to joining JLL, Sam served as Vice President & Grubb & Ellis where he became one of the fastest rising brokers nationally while handling industrial relocations for local and national firms.
Education & Affiliations
Sam holds a bachelor’s of business administration in ﬁnance from the University of Iowa.
Sam currently serves on the advisory board for Legal Prep Charter and Griffith Tutoring.
He is an active member of the Association for Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE), National Association of Industrial & Office Professionals (NAIOP), Young Industrial Brokers of Chicago
(YIB). He is an active member and a former Board Member of the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE).