Avison Young arranges 27,230-square-foot lease for Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP’s first New York City officeJanuary 6, 2022
Newly formed law practice will occupy the 22nd floor of SL Green’s 1185 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY – Avison Young’s New York office announced today that it has arranged a new 27,230-square-foot lease for the law practice of Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP at 1185 Avenue of the Americas. Having formed in early 2021, the law firm will take the entire 22nd floor of SL Green’s Bryant Park office tower for its first official headquarters with plans for a May 2022 move-in.
Avison Young’s New York-based Principal Peter Gross represented the tenant in the negotiations while the landlord, SL Green, was represented in-house by Howard Tennenbaum and Gary Rosen.
“Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP’s new lease at 1185 Avenue of the Americas will serve as the firm’s official headquarters as they continue their growth,” said Gross. “SL Green was quick to recognize the firm’s strength and value, which was demonstrated in their creativity and flexibility in getting a great deal done for both sides.”
Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP was founded in 2021 by a tight-knit group of lawyers who share more than a decade of close collaboration and a proven track record of success in commercial litigation, bankruptcy and restructuring and white-collar cases. The firm regularly represents both public and private corporations of all sizes across a range of industries, including finance, real estate and high-net-worth individuals, executives and officers.
“We couldn’t have been more pleased with Avison Young’s guidance and expertise in securing the perfect location that allows for growth and flexibility while providing access to our clients, potential new clients and local talent,” said Andrew Glenn at Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP. “This lease marks an important milestone for our firm as we lay down roots in one of the largest legal markets in the country.”