The Firm’s leasing practice is well-known, both in New York and nationally.  Our attorneys represent landlords and tenants in commercial and ground lease transactions for retail, office, industrial and mixed-use properties. 

The attorneys in the Leasing Practice Group are devoted exclusively to commercial leasing.  Eric Menkes and Risa Letowsky have more than 40 years’ combined experience in this field. 

Our Leasing Practice Group regularly handles:

  • Retail leasing, including big box, street retail, enclosed and strip mall leases.  Representing luxury retailers is a specialty niche of the Leasing Practice Group
  • Class A office leasing nationally, on behalf of landlords and tenants
  • Co-working leases 
  • Leases for professional service firms (i.e., accounting and law firms) 
  • Leases with city agencies
  • Leases in connection with telecommunications and data facilities
  • Headquarters, flagship and other large leases
  • New development leasing