INDUSTRY NEWS

Law firm secures 21,500 sq ft of office space in London

With the building due for completion at the end of this month (November), AXA Real Estate has received a boost with the announcement that independent law firm, Farrer & Co LLP has agreed a deal to take up a portion of the office space in London.

Having agreed a ten year lease for 21,500 sq ft of the newly remodeled 20 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Farrer & Co LLP will occupy the third, fifth and sixth floors, as well as a section of the building’s ground floor and basement.

Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Farrer & Co LLP, Ben Bennett, was enthusiastic about the company’s future following the acquisition.

He said: “The acquisition of these high quality refurbished offices is an exciting next step in the firm’s continuing development, allowing for both future growth and enhanced client meeting and conferencing facilities in a setting that meets our clients’ expectations.”

Senior Fund Manager for AXA Real Estate, James Owen, also commented on the refurbishment and the pre-let agreement.

“We are now pleased to have brought the building up to a new level of quality and to welcome one of Lincoln’s Inn Fields’ longest occupiers to space that will meet all of its requirements,” he stated.

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