Monica Puri is General Counsel, SE Asia of Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), a leading financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. As Head of Legal for SE Asia, Monica oversees Jones Lang LaSalle’s legal, corporate, regulatory and compliance affairs across the region, collaborating with and supporting regional and local business at the legal and operational levels to achieve goals and objectives. She is currently based in Singapore.
Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle in 2009, Monica was with Hunton & Williams in New York. Monica managed structured finance transactions and represented domestic and foreign investment banks, issuers, insurance companies and underwriters in connection with various structured finance projects. She was also Member and Secretary of the Structured Finance Committee with the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
Monica received a bachelor of law degree from University of Delhi and an LL.M. degree from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. She is a member of the bar in the state of New York.