Matters

Terra Holdings – Hospital for Special Surgery Commercial Lease

Represented Terra Holdings in the Hospital for Special Surgery’s lease of 17,000 square-feet of space at 770 Lexington Avenue in New York City.

Convene – NYC Leasing Counsel

Represented Convene in multiple New York City leases, including their flagship location with more than 70,000 square feet of retail/event space at Brookfield Place in downtown Manhattan. The space comprises the former Saks Fifth Avenue lower Manhattan flagship location.

Wells Fargo – Madison Avenue Lease Renewal

Represented Wells Fargo in the lease renewal of their flagship location at 437 Madison Avenue. The bank signed a five-year renewal for its 7,206-square-foot space at the William Kaufman Organization building, which spans the blockfront between East 49th and East 50th Streets.

U.S. Banking Institution – Sale of 77-Property, 15-State Real Estate Portfolio

Represented one of the largest U.S. banking institutions in the sale of a 77-property, 15-state real estate portfolio to a global investment management firm. The transaction also involved the leaseback of 22 properties.

Westfield Corporation – Fulton Center Retail Leasing

Represented Westfield Corporation in the retail leasing of Manhattan's Fulton Center. Fulton Center is one of New York City's largest transit hubs - approximately 300,000 people travel through it every weekday.

Drugstore Chain – Retail Leases

Represented a national drugstore chain in the leasing of retail locations throughout the U.S.  

Reuters 3 Times Square Development

Represented Reuters in the development, construction and leasing of 3 Times Square, an 855,000 square-foot office tower in Times Square.

Luxury Appliance Company – Manhattan Showroom Lease

Represented a multinational home appliance company in a showroom lease in Manhattan's A&D Building.

Rabina Properties – MedMen Lease – Miami, FL

Represented Rabina Properties in a lease to MedMen for their Collins Avenue property in Miami Beach.  MedMen is one of the leading publicly traded, United States-based cannabis company with operations in California, Nevada, New York, and Florida.

Three Ocean Partners – Manhattan Headquarters Lease

Represented Three Ocean Partners the lease for the company headquarters in midtown Manhattan.

Wind Rose – Restaurant Lease

Represented Wind Rose, a Korean fusion restaurant, in the lease of their first location at 39 Downing Street in the West Village.

DH Property Holdings Affiliate – Red Hook, Brooklyn – Ground Lease of Industrial Property

Represented an affiliate of DH Property Holdings, LLC in the 99-year ground lease of an industrial property in Red Hook, Brooklyn.

RXR – Lease at 61 Broadway

Represented RXR Realty in a lease of the entire 33rd floor at 61 Broadway to Hello Alfred.

Turkish Consulate – Lease at 605 Third Avenue

Represented the Turkish Consulate General in New York in a lease of the entire 30th floor at 605 Third Avenue in Manhattan.

Cipriani – 30 Rockefeller Plaza Restaurant Lease

Represented the Cipriani family in their lease of the world famous Rainbow Room at 30 Rockefeller Center.

Wells Fargo – Park Avenue Office Lease

Represented Wells Fargo in a new office lease at 280 Park Avenue, a joint venture of Vornado and SL Green.

RXR – OXO International Lease

Represented RXR in OXO International's 50,000+ square-foot lease in Manhattan's Starrett Lehigh Building.

Real Estate Owner – $3 Million Commercial Leasing Dispute

Represented an affiliate of one of the nation’s largest owners, developers and managers of class A office space in a Manhattan office leasing dispute with a high profile hedge fund tenant and two unauthorized sub-tenants over unpaid rent and associated charges totaling nearly $3 million. Shortly after commencing litigation, the firm negotiated a settlement which allowed the client to quickly recover possession of the space.

Madison Avenue Art Gallery – Office Lease

Represented an art gallery in a Madison Avenue office lease with Vornado Realty Trust.

Financial Institution – 2 Penn Plaza Branch Lease

Represented a large financial institution in a retail branch lease at 2 Penn Plaza with Vornado Realty Trust.

Mizuho Corporate Bank – 150,000 Square-Foot Sublease

Represented Mizuho Corporate Bank in its sublease of 150,000 square-feet at One State Street Plaza in Manhattan.

Cipriani – 25 Broadway Lease

Represented Cipriani in the leasing of its banquet facility at 25 Broadway.

Metropolitan Commercial Bank – Leasing Matter

Represented Metropolitan Commercial Bank in the leasing of a new suburban bank branch.

Nomura Securities – 3 Bryant Park Sublease

Represented a subsidiary of Nomura Securities, in a 70,000 square foot sublease to Stifel, Nicolaus & Company at 3 Bryant Park.

Nomura America – U.S. Office Leasing

Represented the investment bank Nomura America in office leasing matters throughout the U.S.

Instinet – Manhattan Office Lease

Represented Instinet in connection with a new corporate headquarters lease at 1095 Avenue of the Americas.

WNET – World Wide Plaza Lease

Represented public television network WNET on a 15-year, 95,000 square-foot headquarters lease at World Wide Plaza in Midtown Manhattan. 

Planet Hollywood – New Restaurant Leases

Represented Planet Hollywood International, Inc. in connection with the negotiation of leases for new restaurants in New York, Los Angeles and Boca Raton.

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton​ – New York Counsel

Counsel to LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton and the company's luxury brands in all New York real estate transactions.

Polo Ralph Lauren – Office and Showroom Lease

Represented Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation in a 50,000 square-foot Manhattan office and showroom lease.

Shoe Retailer – Shopping Center Leases

Represented a major U.S. men’s shoe company in its expansion into high-end shopping centers throughout the country.