Manning & Kass Signs 80,000-Square-Foot Lease in Downtown Los Angeles
Savills Studley represented law firm in early restructure and renewal
Los Angeles (October 13, 2014)  

Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP renewed its lease for 80,328 square feet of office space at 801 S. Figueroa Street in downtown Los Angeles. This transaction included a restructure of its existing commitment and long-term lease extension. Manning & Kass’ corporate headquarters has been located at this address since 2006. The firm occupies floors 12 through 16.

Luke Raimondo, Corporate Managing Director in Savills Studley’s downtown Los Angeles office, represented Manning & Kass in the transaction.

“Manning & Kass, Ellrod Ramirez, Trester is one of the most established and respected law firms headquartered in downtown Los Angeles. The partnership was pleased to make this recommitment to the downtown community,” said Raimondo. The lease is the largest law firm transaction in Los Angeles in the past 12 months.

801 S. Figueroa is a 24-story, Class A office tower featuring a column-free floor plan, 9-foot ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and efficient interior layouts. The building is located two blocks from the Staples Center and LA LIVE, and a short walk to a variety of other retail, restaurant and lifestyle amenities.

John Eichler of Cushman & Wakefield represented the landlord, Mani Brothers Real Estate Group, in the transaction. The Mani Brothers recently sold the building to Cornerstone Real Estate Advisors.

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About Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester

Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP is an innovative, A/V- rated law firm. Founded in 1994, the firm has grown to more than 150+ attorneys in six cities and three states. The firm’s growth parallels our philosophy of a dynamic, hard-working and aggressive firm that operates as a tight team. Focusing on case area specialization and a team approach, Manning & Kass delivers the highest level of legal service in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP is a full service law firm emphasizing a wide range of practice areas which have gained us a national reputation and loyal client base.