In House Attorney | JLL
"I think one of the keys to success in Chicago and the U.S. as a whole is improving economic opportunities for our working families. Among other things, that means making education more accessible and affordable as well as increasing access to technology and innovation."
Undergraduate Degree: Stanford University, '05
Fun fact: I teach yoga across the Chicago-land area. After first getting trained in 2014, I packed up and went to Thailand in 2016 to train again with my master yoga trainers for a month. In Thailand, I trained in arm balances, advanced yoga sequencing, Thai massage and scuba diving.
Jeremy Wilson serves as an in-house attorney at Jones Lang LaSalle focused primarily on technology, corporate law and operations.
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management, and is a Fortune 500 company with nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of over 83,500 as of March 2018.
Prior to joining JLL, Mr. Wilson served as Securities Counsel for public companies through Axiom Law. Prior to Axiom, Jeremy was an Associate at each of Winston & Strawn LLP and Vedder Price PC. At both large law firms, his law practice focused on venture capital, private equity, M&A and corporate finance, and he spent significant time serving through pro bono case work.
Mr. Wilson is also very active in the community and has in the past been involved with community organizations such as Management Leadership for Tomorrow, New Leaders Council, and Obama for America, as a Community Organizer. Prior to that he was the Director at Revive the Dream, whose mission was to help Revive the American Dream through education in Chicago. At Northwestern, Jeremy was a public service star and a Board Fellow with Cristo Rey High School. And Jeremy also teaches yoga and meditation throughout the Chicagoland area.
Mr. Wilson received his JD and MBA from Northwestern Law School, and a BA from Stanford University.