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Jones Lang LaSalle Adds Industrial Veteran Jean-Marc Charland to Montréal Team

MONTRÉAL, Dec 2, 2010 — As Jones Lang LaSalle expands its business across Canada, the firm today announced the appointment of Jean-Marc Charland as Vice President in its industrial practice. Based in Montréal and reporting to John Faratro, Charland will provide expert advice to individuals and companies leasing, purchasing, developing and disposing of industrial properties throughout Montréal but with a focus on the East End.

Jean-Marc Charland brings with him 15 years of experience in operations management and 8 years as a commercial agent with additional expertise in the areas of manufacturing and distribution. He joins from Colliers International.

“Jean-Marc is a great addition to our growing industrial team in Canada,” said, John Rosato, Managing Director at Jones Lang LaSalle.  “His vast experience in industrial and logistics real estate and operations management will be a great asset to serve our clients seeking the best solutions for industrial space in the region.”

Jean-Marc Charland graduated from École Polytechnique with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering.
This new hire follows the latest Jones Lang LaSalle office opening in Ottawa and the recent addition of landlord representation experts Max Francischiello, Claudio Celli and Maria Yannakis based in Jones Lang LaSalle’s Montréal office.

Jones Lang LaSalle has operated in Canada for the past 10 years.  With its Canadian headquarters in Toronto, the firm also operates in Mississauga, Montréal and Ottawa. The firm offers Tenant and Landlord Representation, Project and Development Services, Capital Markets, Mobile Engineering Services and Integrated Facilities Management Services to its clients in Canada.

About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2009 global revenue of $2.5 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.6 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with approximately $40 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our Web site,