PRLog - Aug. 7, 2012 - MIAMI -- 600 Brickell at Brickell World Plaza has signed a 12-year lease with the international law firm Hogan Lovells, a top 10 legal services provider.
Hogan Lovells will occupy approximately 40,000 square feet of the new Class-A office building in the heart of downtown Miami’s financial district starting in early 2013.
“We believe that Hogan Lovells has found a perfect home here,” said Tracy Story, President of Leasing for the developer, Foram Group. “In developing 600 Brickell, Foram Group created a superior working environment combining all the elements of a world-class office building with the sophisticated amenities of a five-star hotel. There is no building quite like it, with an unsurpassed combination of location, amenities, security and technology.”
“Hogan Lovells looked at all options within the market and ultimately concluded 600 Brickell to be the ideal location for its Miami office because of its amenities, quality of construction, and technology infrastructure,”
Exceptional amenities include a state-of-the-
The building’s internationally-
600 Brickell is also the only high-rise office building in Florida, and one of a handful in the world, pre-certified as LEED Platinum, the highest rating available from the U.S. Green Building Council.
“Beginning with our first site visit, our team has been very impressed with Foram’s commitment to developing, managing and maintaining a world-class office building. The design elements, the infrastructure and management objectives are all second to none. We are very pleased that Hogan Lovells has selected Foram’s 600 Brickelll for the firm’s new Miami offices,” said Richard P. Rome, executive vice president at Studley, who with Alexandra Hunihan, Greg Katz, Chris Lovell and Mike Hopper, represented Hogan Lovells in the transaction.
About 600 Brickell at Brickell World Plaza
In the center of Miami’s downtown/financial district, 600 Brickell was designed by the global architecture firm RTKL and offers tenants unparalleled technology, amenities and location, with more than 600,000 square feet of rentable office space. It features a 30,000-square-
The $300-million project’s “smart building” features include central monitoring and control of air quality, temperature and lighting, resulting in a healthier, more comfortable and more secure working environment, and fully redundant electrical backup systems designed to eliminate tenants’ business interruptions and technology worries in a 24/7 world. It offers both public and secured WiFi and direct access to the world’s Internet backbone through underground, redundant fiber-optic connections linking directly to the NAP (Network Access Point) of the Americas less than one mile away. 600 Brickell is the first “Class A” office building of this magnitude to be ISO 27001 Certified, the internationally accepted benchmark for information security. As a Cisco Connected Commercial Office Building in partnership with Cisco Systems, Inc., 600 Brickell offers a growing suite of data, voice, video and security solutions for tenants over one IP network, and an on-site Information and Communications Technology (ICT) team.
In addition, 600 Brickell will be one of a handful of Class-A office buildings in the world, and the first in Florida, to be certified LEED Platinum, the highest level available from the U.S. Green Building Council. 600 Brickell is designed to minimize its carbon footprint. Please visit its website at www.brickellworldplaza.com
About Hogan Lovells
Hogan Lovells is a global legal practice that helps corporations, financial institutions and governmental entities across the spectrum of their critical business and legal issues globally and locally. It has more than 2,300 lawyers operating out of more than 40 offices in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
Hogan Lovells’ Miami office provides a strategic platform for complex domestic and cross-border transactions, for addressing regulatory challenges, and for high-stakes litigation and international arbitration matters in Florida and throughout the Americas, the Caribbean and beyond. Visit its website at www.hoganlovells.com.
About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices. The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $47.2 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit www.joneslanglasalle.com.
Studley is the leading commercial real estate services firm specializing in tenant representation. Founded in 1954, Studley pioneered the conflict-free business model of representing only tenants in their commercial real estate transactions. Today, with 19 offices nationwide and an international presence through its London office and AOS Studley, a partnership with Paris-based AOS, Studley provides strategic real estate solutions to top-tier corporations, not-for-profit organizations and law firms. Information about Studley is available at www.studley.com.