Steve Burkett serves as Executive Vice President of the JLL Tenant Representation group.
His market knowledge, strong finance and analytical skills, extensive negotiation experience and knowledge of the development process enable him to serve clients in straight lease, lease-equity, and ownership transactions.
Tenant representation, leasing and law firms
Steve brings over 30+ years of experience representing tenants in transactions ranging from 1,000 to 765,000-square-foot expansions.
CITGO Petroleum Corporation
Haynes and Boone
McKinsey & Company
Seahawk Drilling, Inc.
Strasburger & Price LLP
Susman Godfrey, LLP
Total Petrochemicals, USA
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Broker of the Year award in 2007
NAIOP Broker of the Year finalist in 1998, 2000, 2001, 2005
Received the Top Gun award six times since 2003
The Inaugural Staubach Champion of Excellence in 1999
Received Jones Lang LaSalle/Staubach Top Achiever award 22 times
Jones Lang LaSalle Gold Achiever award in 2012
Steve received a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Behavior and Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Brown University.
Chairman of the Board of Directors for Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS)
A senior fellow (Class XXIV) of American Leadership Forum (ALF) and served as a Trustee of ALF
Served as President and board member of the Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association (HOLBA)
Served two terms on the National Board of Governors of Brown University Alumni Association
Served as President of the Brown Club of Houston; Currently an active board member