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What will the law firm real estate landscape look like in 2017?

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The national market is still tight for law firms, but local market dynamics and global economics are impacting the industry in various ways. From subleasing to benchmarking and even design trends, view the full video series for deeper law firm insights.​​

Law firm utilization and benchmarking​

Law firms are striving to be more efficient with their space while maintaining productivity. ​​​​  


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Meet Elizabeth Cooper

JLL’s Tom Doughty speaks about Elizabeth and why she is so admired by colleagues and clients alike.

JLL law firm group: Lessons we've learned

Our team shares how our experience and world-class expertise help clients achieve more.

Law firm sublease activity in DC

With continued M&A activity, sublease supply in DC is reaching an all time high, but demand is weak. JLL's Bobby Blair explains.​​​ ​​​

2017 national law firm outlook

​As developers respond to tight conditions and sustained growth, law firms will have more options to meet their real estate needs. Hear from JLL's Phil Leibow.

2017 global law firm impact

JLL's Tom Doughty shares how global events and flattening law firm ma​rkets have firms working harder than ever to maintain profitability.​

2017 global economic forecast

JLL's Ben Breslau shares an overview of geopolitical uncertainty and identifies which key factors will likely drive future growth. ​

Political alignment drives DC office demand

JLL's Phil Leibow explains how congressional and executive alignment impact ​occupancy growth in Metro DC. ​

Metro DC real estate market overview

With Class A vacancy at a 10-year high, Metro DC may be at risk of oversupply. Hear more from JLL's Matthew Coursen.​

Metro DC 2017 outlook for law firms

With 7.7 million square feet of law firm supply (and just 2 million square feet of expected demand), the Metro DC law firm market is looking tenant-favorable for 2017. 

Metro DC 2016 in review

​Three major deals in the latter half of 2016 accounted for more than two-thirds of total square footage leased by law firms in Metro DC last year. JLL’s Greg McCavera looks back.​