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Irvine Company has secured three new leases totaling nearly 70,000 square feet at its 2121 Ave. of the Stars office tower

Irvine Company Signs Law Firms, Investment Firm at Century City Tower 

Two law firms and an institutional investment management firm signed leases at Irvine Company’s 2121 Ave. of the Stars office tower in Century City.  

Totaling nearly 70,000 square feet, the new leases include the following: 

  • SSI Investment Management LLC, an institutional investment management firm, leased 11,600 square feet, represented by Savills’ John Bertram and Jeff Cowan  
  • Robins Kaplan LLP, a national litigation and trial law firm, leased 23,000 square feet, represented by CBRE’s Clay Hammerstein and Danny Rees  
  • Miller Barondess LLP, a litigation law firm, leased 33,000 square feet, represented by NAI Capital’s Mike Arnold  

“The leasing activity validates the continued importance of the office as we look toward the future of work,” said Beau Rawi, regional VP of leasing for Irvine Company. “Forward-thinking companies continue to see the immeasurable value of being together at premium workspaces to inspire and enhance culture, productivity, innovation and, ultimately, business growth and success.” 


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Irvine Company's Rawi

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