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BOSTON, MA

Jones Lang LaSalle Construction Completes Interior for Finnegan


BOSTON, November 9, 2012 — Jones Lang LaSalle Construction has completed work as the general contractor for the new first class offices of Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett and Dunner, LLF at Seaport Place in Boston. The 33,209-square-foot relocation to the Seaport District from Cambridge serves as the law firm’s new Boston headquarters. Jones Lang LaSalle also executed the lease representing Finnegan, and served as Project Manager.

Designed by global architecture and design firm Gensler, the sixth floor build out of Seaport East features a centrally located conference area with electrostatic glass for ease of privacy, an attorney lounge for visiting employees, and a custom mosaic tile pattern by Artaic. In addition, the inclusion of exterior glass offices allows for an abundance of natural light, and unobstructed water and city skyline views. The project is valued at $3 million.

“It was a pleasure working with the Jones Lang LaSalle team on the build-out of Finnegan’s new office space in Seaport East at Two Seaport Lane,” stated Mike McGurk, the managing partner of Finnegan’s Boston office. “They were professional, timely and listened to what we wanted. Their guidance throughout the process was invaluable. We are thrilled to be part of Boston’s new Innovation District, and part of the continued growth in the area.”

According to Jones Lang LaSalle Senior Vice President and Project Executive Dana Griffin: “This was a great collaborative effort among Jones Lang LaSalle, Gensler and Finnegan.  We were involved early in the process to ensure a seamless transition from design to construction and produced a truly customized end-product that fulfilled Finnegan’s vision.”

Joining Dana on the Jones Lang LaSalle Construction team was: Senior Superintendent Bob Kelly, Senior Construction Manager Jamie Audette, Assistant Construction Manager Courtney Carroll, and Chief Estimator Senior Vice President Karl Ginand. Jones Lang LaSalle Managing Director Bill Motley represented Finnegan in lease negotiations. The developer of Seaport Place is Pembroke Real Estate.

About Jones Lang LaSalle Construction
Jones Lang LaSalle offers comprehensive services as a construction manager, general contractor and design/builder, completing over 500 diverse assignments annually. With a service reach throughout New England, the Mid-Atlantic, mid-West and the West Coast, Jones Lang LaSalle constructed $145 million in 2011. Delivering construction solutions to an extensive roster of Life Sciences, Higher Education, Government, Corporate, Industrial, Technology, Hospitality, and Residential/Retail clients, assignments range from smaller interior fit-outs to $100 million mixed-use developments. Their on line portfolio can be viewed at www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/boston/construction.

About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $47 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit www.joneslanglasalle.com.