Sarah Cogswell

Sarah Cogswell

Executive Vice President, Brokerage

​Current responsibilities
Sarah works with her clients to align their real estate strategy with their business objectives. Her real estate experience, combined with JLL’s platform and depth of resources, enables her to offer the highest level of service to her clients.

Sarah’s primary focus is on real estate users in the healthcare industry. Over her career, Sarah has completed a variety of complex transactions, including leases, acquisitions, dispositions and sale-leasebacks.

Healthcare, Tenant Representation, Transaction Management, Building Acquisitions/Dispositions

Years of experience
14 years

Prior to joining JLL, Sarah was a Managing Director in the Chicago office of Savills Studley. Prior to Savills Studley, she worked at The John Buck Company for six years after beginning her career in the corporate real estate department of JP Morgan Chase. While at Chase, Sarah was involved in efficiency enhancing initiatives that ultimately saved the company over $150 million.

Key clients
• Northwestern Medicine
• Cadence Health
• Indiana University Health
• Illinois Medical District

• CoStar Power Broker, 2012
• Finalist, Greater Chicago Food Depository, Deal of the Year 2014

Sarah holds an MBA from Booth School of Business with a focus in finance and economics. She holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Babson College.

• Licensed Real Estate Broker – Illinois
• Licensed Real Estate Broker – Indiana
• Board Member – High Jump
• Board Member – Latin School of Chicago, Alumni Board of Directors