CHICAGO - October 7, 2013 - Jeffrey Bernstein and Laurence Elbaum, principals and co-founders of Bradford Allen have announced that Justin Kessler was promoted to director of the Chicago-based commercial real estate company in October 2013. Kessler joined Bradford Allen in 2011 as an associate and is based in Bradford Allen’s downtown office.


“Justin’s rapid growth as a real estate professional has been quite impressive. We look forward to his continued success in his career and as a valued member of our firm,” said Elbaum.


Kessler focuses on downtown-based Chicago companies and represents a broad spectrum of firms.  Since joining the firm, he has worked with many well-known corporations including ePrize, Bright Pink and DLS Software Solutions.  


Kessler received a Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance from the University of Missouri in St. Louis.  Prior to joining Bradford Allen, he worked as a Managing Director for ONCOR International.


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