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Law Firm O’Melveny & Myers Leases 142K SF with Paramount Group 

Paramount Group, Inc. has signed law firm O’Melveny & Myers LLP to a 15-year, 142,000- square foot lease at 1301 Ave. of the Americas in Midtown Manhattan. The lease encompassing floors 17 through 20 is currently leased to Credit Agricole and set to expire in February 2023. 

With the signing of this lease, Paramount has de-risked its largest 2023 lease expiration. Over the past 12 months, it has executed leases aggregating more than 450,000 square feet at 1301 Sixth Ave. to a diverse roster of industry-leading tenants. 

“This significant transaction exemplifies the appeal of 1301 Ave. of the Americas, which continues to attract today’s most discerning tenants,” said Peter Brindley, EVP, head of real estate. The REIT didn’t identify the brokers representing ither the tenant or ownership. 


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Paramount Group's Brindley

About Paul Bubny

Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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