The Real Deal Miami

Law firm signs as lead office tenant at Brickell City Centre

Akerman LLP will occupy 80 percent of Brickell City Centre Green
October 10, 2014 12:45PM


Brickell City Centre rendering and Akerman chairman and CEO Andrew M. Smulian (credit: Carl Juste)

Swire Properties has signed law firm Akerman LLP as the lead office tenant at Brickell City Centre. The law firm will occupy 108,000 square feet, 80 percent of the office building at Brickell City Centre Green, which is one of two office buildings under construction within the $1.05 billion mixed-use project.

Akerman LLP is scheduled to move into Brickell City Centre in 2015.Tere Blanca of Blanca Commercial Real Estate represented Akerman in the deal.

“That Akerman has chosen Brickell City Centre for its Miami office is an honor,” said Megan Kelly, executive vice president of Swire Properties. “Miami has developed into a worldwide center for finance and trade, and this very prestigious tenancy will strengthen Brickell City Centre’s positioning relative to the market opportunities that Miami’s evolution is creating.” – Christopher Cameron