July 2021

What it’s Like to be a First Year Associate in a Pandemic

Most first year associates worry about networking, deadlines, and new colleagues, but for two new associates at Hinckley Allen’s Boston office, the first year experience came with a new concern: the global pandemic. Despite the unusual circumstances, bot…

June 2021

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Office Leasing

To say that the effects of COVID-19 has transformed office leasing is an understatement. When COVID-19 was at its peak, office spaces were practically abandoned either through governmental mandates or through actions taken by businesses themselves. Relati…

May 2021

Current State of the Industrial & Distribution Real Estate Market

This article was featured in New England Real Estate Journal on June 11, 2021.Overall, the industrial, distribution and logistics real estate market is as popular as ever, and many believe that it will only get more competitive in the near future.With the …

April 2021

Ensuring the Enforceability of a Guaranty After the Breach of the Underlying Lease

Consider this not too unfamiliar scenario in the age of COVID-19: Five years ago B.C. (Before COVID), the tenant, a limited liability company, signed a 10-year lease. By all accounts, both parties to the lease not only expected the tenant to crush it throu…

Real Estate Insights (and Surprises!) from Q1 2021

As we began to understand what economic recovery post COVID-19 looks like, our real estate attorneys share their observations from the first quarter of 2021.There is a general sense of optimism about the future. Increased interest in workforce housing pro…

February 2021

Data Center Leasing Considerations

This article was originally published in New England Real Estate Journal on February 26, 2021. To view the original, please click here.The market for data-center leasing in the United States, already on the rise, received an enormous boost in 2020 after CO…