Robert Martin is a vice chairman in JLL’s New York office. He heads a 14-member brokerage, advisory and consulting team that focuses on tenant representation in the New York Tri-state market. Martin is one of New York market’s most accomplished real estate professionals, having completed in excess of 50 million square feet of transactions over his 30-year real estate career. He is results driven, and his experience and market knowledge provides him the background to assist clients in defining their corporate qualitative, operational and financial objectives; developing practical occupancy scenarios; identifying, analyzing and acquiring strategic locations; and disposing of surplus space. He has significant experience in serving the real estate needs of companies from different industries and puts this knowledge to work to structure, negotiate and implement creative flexible solutions for clients. Before joining JLL, Martin was with CBRE or firms it acquired for 16 years. He earned a bachelor of science in economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY).