Howard E. Greenberg, President of Howard Properties, Ltd., Valhalla, New York, announced that the law firm Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan, LLP (“KBR”) has leased the entire fifth floor at Global Holdings Management Group’s Class A Midtown East office tower at 875 Third Ave. KBR will relocate from 120 Broadway to occupy 27, 117 square feet under a 15-year lease.
KBR was founded in 1997 to provide the highest quality legal services to domestic and international clients. The firm specializes in defending professionals and businesses as well as the representation of insurers, including coverage litigation. It now has more than 140 lawyers and 230 employees in Manhattan, Garden City, Valhalla and Buffalo, New York as well as in Stamford, Connecticut and Parsippany and Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Its West Coast office is in Los Angeles, California. Mr. Greenberg has represented KBR since 1999, and has established, renewed, relocated and/or expanded all of its offices.
Originally developed in 1982, 875 Third Ave. is a 29-story, 750,000 square foot, glass clad office tower located between 52nd and 53rd Streets. Home to numerous high-profile tenants, the property boasts a unique design that has over 600 linear feet of windows per floor and includes first-class amenities including direct access to multiple subway lines within the building.