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Danielle R. Frank

  • Special Counsel | Real Estate

New York

T: +1.212.859.8779

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Danielle Frank advises our clients in connection with commercial real estate transactions, including leasing, acquisitions and dispositions, financings, and development.

Danielle has worked with real estate developers, owners, and financial institutions on a number of leases for headquarters relocations—specifically with respect to buildings under development.

Danielle was included in Best Lawyers’s “Ones to Watch” list for her work in real estate law.

Work highlights:

  • Tishman Speyer in its 99-year, 620,000-square-foot lease of the Morgan North Post Office in New York City from the US Postal Service and subsequently in its 15-year, 320,000-square-foot anchor tenant lease to a subsidiary of Dentsu at the property.
  • Advance Magazine Publishers on the sublease of 47,000 square feet of office space to New York Life Insurance Company at One World Trade Center.  
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, an international law firm, in connection with a 15-year, 180,000 square foot lease at Three Wor...

Danielle Frank advises our clients in connection with commercial real estate transactions, including leasing, acquisitions and dispositions, financings, and development.

Danielle has worked with real estate developers, owners, and financial institutions on a number of leases for headquarters relocations—specifically with respect to buildings under development.

Danielle was included in Best Lawyers’s “Ones to Watch” list for her work in real estate law.

Work highlights:

  • Tishman Speyer in its 99-year, 620,000-square-foot lease of the Morgan North Post Office in New York City from the US Postal Service and subsequently in its 15-year, 320,000-square-foot anchor tenant lease to a subsidiary of Dentsu at the property.
  • Advance Magazine Publishers on the sublease of 47,000 square feet of office space to New York Life Insurance Company at One World Trade Center.  
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, an international law firm, in connection with a 15-year, 180,000 square foot lease at Three World Trade Center.
  • Google in its US$600 million acquisition of the historic MILK Building in Chelsea.
  • Amazon in its US$1.15 billion acquisition of the Lord & Taylor building from WeWork and its redevelopment of the landmark 11-story, 660,000-square-foot building, which is located at 424 Fifth Avenue in New York City.
  • AllianceBernstein in its 205,000-square-foot lease at the 372,000-square-foot Class-A office tower at the Fifth + Broadway mixed-use project being developed by Brookfield Properties at 501 Commerce Street in Nashville, Tennessee, and its 189,000-square-foot lease at The Spiral, a 65-story, 1,031-foot office tower being developed by Tishman Speyer at 66 Hudson Boulevard in Manhattan, for its headquarters relocation.
  • Brookfield Property Partners in connection with various leases at One Manhattan West, a 67-story, 2.1 million-square-foot office tower at its Manhattan West mixed-use development project in Manhattan, including a 160,000-square-foot lease to the NHL, and a 250,000-square-foot lease to Accenture.
  • McKinsey & Company in its 186,000-square-foot lease at 3 World Trade Center in Manhattan for its headquarters relocation.
  • A joint venture between J.D. Carlisle Development Group and Fosun International in connection with its US$350 million construction financing from Bank of the Ozarks for its 66-story condominium development at 126 Madison Avenue.
  • Brookfield Asset Management in connection with its US$714 million refinancing of a portion of the Putnam Portfolio consisting of five multifamily buildings in Upper Manhattan owned in a joint venture with Urban America.
  • SL Green in the negotiation of transit-related improvements for the One Vanderbilt project adjacent to Grand Central Terminal.

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