Grant Schoneman

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)

Senior Managing Director – Life Sciences Group

Job Functions: Investment Sales & Acquisitions, Landlord Representation, Tenant Representation


As a Senior Managing Director with JLL's San Diego office, Grant Schoneman focuses on lease and sales transactions with a concentration in the life sciences market sector. Since 2007, he has actively worked with some of San Diego's strongest biotechnology tenants and landlords. Grant's intimate knowledge of the San Diego life sciences community and his attention to detail give him key insight into market trends that enable him to provide valuable guidance to his clients. He is an active member of JLL's global life sciences practice group, serving as a brokerage co-chair on the leadership committee.


Grant has over thirteen years of experience in the San Diego life sciences market where he has worked with numerous biotech companies and landlords. Grant's commercial brokerage career began in 2007 with Colliers International, where he worked on a three-person team that specialized in the San Diego life sciences market. Since joining JLL in 2010, Grant has continued to specialize in the life sciences sector, having completed over 200 transactions totalling more than 5.5 million square feet of lease and sale transactions with a value of over $800 million.


Grant holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Minnesota, where he attended on an Evans Scholarship. During his time as an Evans Scholar, Grant served as Administrative Vice President, Social Chair and Scholastic Chair and received acknowledgments that included, Senior of the Year and Chapter Representative for the National Committee meeting.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type