Cases & Deals

Jury awards Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services nearly one million dollars from former sales agent

Clients Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services

Jones Day represented commercial real estate brokerage Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services in a case involving commission disputes with a former sales agent in its downtown Chicago office. Following a week-long trial in federal court in Chicago, a jury found for Marcus & Millichap on all counts (and against the former sales agent on all of his counterclaims), awarding Marcus & Millichap nearly a million dollars. The Jones Day trial team included Brian Murray (Lead Trial Counsel), Kelli Jones Stiles, and Mark DeMonte.

Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services Inc., et al. v. Sekulovski, No. 07 C 5369 (N.D. Ill.); Sekulovski v. Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services of Ohio, Inc., No. 07 CV 012854 (Ct. Cmmn. Pls., Franklin Cty., OH)