Lexington Realty Trusts’ $726 Million Sale of an Office Property Portfolio


Paul Hastings represented Lexington Realty Trust in their $726 million sale of a 21-asset office portfolio to a joint venture between Lexington Realty Trust and affiliates of Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP.

The joint venture is 80 percent owned by Davidson Kempner affiliates and 20 percent owned by Lexington, which will continue to manage the properties.

Lexington Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust that owns and manages office, industrial, and retail properties net-leased to major corporations throughout the United States. The Firm, led by E Robert Roskind, T Wilson Eglin and Patrick Carroll, in 2017 recorded $391 Million Revenues.

The Paul Hastings team was led by Real Estate partner David Hamsher (Picture) and included finance partner Bob Keane, corporate partner Elizabeth Noe and associate Alexandra Greene, tax partner Andrew Short and associate Matt Tippett, and real estate of counsel John Opgenorth and associates Jamie Brown and Nancy Zambrana.

Involved fees earner: David Hamsher – Paul Hastings; Robert Keane Jr. – Paul Hastings; John Opgenorth – Paul Hastings; Jamie Brown – Paul Hastings; Nancy Zambrana – Paul Hastings; Elizabeth Noe – Paul Hastings; Alexandra Greene – Paul Hastings; Andrew Short – Paul Hastings; Matthew Tippett – Paul Hastings;

Law Firms: Paul Hastings;

Clients: Lexington Realty Trust;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti