Category Archives: Legal services

A crowded market and new competition creating challenges for law firms

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From Ben Heller
Managing Director, Downtown Boston Brokerage

With the market favoring landlords now and into the future, law firms across Greater Boston are being faced with new challenges relative to their office space that will take both creative and strategic solutions to solve.

Over the next several years, an unusually large number of firms will be entering the market looking for new space. With… Read More

Law firms aggressively rightsizing in Boston and across the US

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Heller_Ben_Color_Casual_HiResFrom Ben Heller
Managing Director, Downtown Boston Leasing

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Law firms here in Boston and across the country are aggressively rightsizing as they look for opportunities to realize significant cost savings. In fact, according to JLL’s recently released Law Firm… Read More

Office space constraints mean law firms need to prepare for the future

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strope_blogFrom Lisa Strope
New England Research Manager

JLL’s 2015 Law Firm Perspective has been released, and it reveals that competition for commercial office space in Boston’s legal sector is intensifying, with vacancy in the highly sought after Financial District its lowest since 2009.

This is forcing law firms to look elsewhere, namely the Seaport and the Back Bay. 888 Boylston Street is expected to deliver… Read More