Jak Churton is a Managing Director in the San Francisco office and specializes in Tenant Representation and Agency Leasing.
He has worked with numerous companies in a variety of industries in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has negotiated leases on behalf of several major companies including Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Cooley Godward and RPX Corp.
In addition, he has represented a variety of Institutional ownership groups such as Prudential, Ohio State Teachers and LaSalle Investment Management.
His ability to reposition assets and leverage current market conditions to meet and exceed Landlords expectations is proven.
Prior to joining JLL, Jak was a founding member of the San Francisco Insignia ESG office. In 2004, he embraced the acquisition of IESG by CBRE and was ultimately tapped for a leadership role.
In 2009 he was elevated to Managing Director of the San Francisco Regional Headquarters. In this role, Jak was responsible for connecting all major business lines in a collaborative manner and was the lead Business Development Specialist for the Agency Practice Group.
Howrey Simon Arnold & White LLP
Lanahan & Reilley
Preston Gates & Ellis
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges LLP
White & Case LLP
Thomas Weisel Partners: 125,000 SF
Cooley Godward LLP: 100,000 SF
Cisco: 68,000 SF
RPX Corporation: 64,000 SF
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges LLP: 60,000 SF
Howrey Simon Arnold & White LLP: 57,000 SF
Advance Magazine Publishers Inc./Wired Magazine: 30,000 SF
Benefit Cosmetics: 30,000 SF
Nortek: 30,000 SF
Miller Law: 25,000 SF
Morgan Stanley: 25,000 SF
Embarcadero Capital Partners
La Salle Investment Management
Ohio State Teachers
One Sansome Street: 617,000 SF
One California Street: 484,129 SF
100 Pine Street: 450,000 SF
71 Stevenson Street: 327,584 SF
685 Market: 204,000 SF
88 Kearny Street: 221,952 SF
Jak is a member of the South End Rowing Club, USAT Triathlon Association and the Bay Club.