Jones Walker Extends 142,155 SF in New Orleans, LA
Studley Represents Law Firm in Lease Restructure and Extension at 201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA (March 1, 2011)  
International commercial real estate services firm Studley announced today that Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre L.L.P. has extended its lease for its office space at 201 St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, LA.

The law firm, which opened its New Orleans office in 1937, plans to remain in its existing office location through the middle of the next decade.

As a result of restructuring and extending its lease early, Jones Walker was able to reduce its occupancy costs by locking in favorable long-term rental rates, according to Studley. Studley Executive Vice Presidents Andrew Lechter and Mark O’Donnell represented the law firm in the transaction. Bennett K. Davis and Mike Siegel of Corporate Realty, Inc. represented the building landlord. Lewis McHenry and Remy Donnelly of Jones Walker negotiated the terms of the lease on behalf of the firm

As the premier real estate advisor to law firms nationally, Studley has represented approximately 80 percent of American Lawyer’s (AMLAW) 200 largest U.S. law firms. Studley’s Law Firm Practice Group is comprised of senior-level executives with a keen understanding of the evolving needs of law firms.

About Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre L.L.P. With more than 300 attorneys and government relations professionals, Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre L.L.P. provides a comprehensive range of legal services to a national and international corporate client base in highly regulated industries through offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana, and Texas. More information about the law firm is available at www.joneswalker.com.