Capital Legal Services moved to boutique office center
At the beginning of January, 2015 the Capital Legal Services law firm moved of the Petersburg office to Boutique office center “Passage/Italianskaya, 17” which was put into operation by Jensen Group investment and management company in September, 2014.
Capital Legal Services offices are located on the third floor of the Boutique office center “Passage/Italianskaya, 17” in comfortable premises of 840 sq.m. As a result of the moving to the Boutique office center, Capital Legal Services increased leased area twice compare to its previous leased area in St. Petersburg. Decoration of Capital Legal Services premises is being fulfilled by the company itself and subcontractors.
The Boutique office center is located in a historical building in the heart of St. Petersburg’s Golden Triangle on Italianskaya st., 17 two steps away from “Nevsky Prospect” and “Gostiny Dvor” subway stations. Golden Trialgle of Saint Petersburg is a historical city center where are located main museums and sights, plenty of restaurants, cafes, shops, business centers, hotels, theatres and other entertainment places. The district is an effective and attractive place for offices’ location due to excellent central location with perfect traffic and pedestrian access.
First tenants opened their offices in the boutique office in the autumn of 2014. Belgian Vlerick Business School is located in premises of 500 sq.m. on the second floor of “Passage/Italianskaya, 17”. Also the St. Petersburg branch of Navistar International Company, leading bus and truck producer in the world, moved to the Boutique office center.
“International companies leading in their business areas and their representative offices in Russia became tenants of the business center. Unique location and developed infrastructure of the district are key competitive advantages of the Boutique office center ‘Passage/Italianskaya, 17’. Efficient floor plans with excellent natural light, designer fit out, modern engineering systems and communications, high-quality service of the boutique office center and developed infrastructure of the district will allow to create comfortable and ergonomic working area”, – commented Dmitry Abramov, Director of the Passage and Partner of Jensen Group.
Capital Legal Services is one of the leading Russian law firms providing legal support to the most major international and Russian companies. The company was founded in 1999 and has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Helsinki.
“Capital Legal Services consistently realizes a development strategy. In 2014 we opened our branch in Finland, moved to a new office premises in Moscow increased our leased area more than twice. Taking into consideration the growing volumes of our works, in St. Petersburg we also were in need of more comfortable conditions for employees and interaction with clients. We chose the Boutique office center “Passage/Italianskaya, 17” as an optimum place because of its image, perfect location, volume of possible leased areas and quality of premises”, – said Vladislav Zabrodin, Managing Partner of Capital Legal Services.
The Boutique office center “Passage/Italianskaya, 17” is owned by an investment fund managed by Jensen Group. “Passage/Italianskaya, 17” is a new modern designer business center in a historical building in the prestigious area of St. Petersburg. The total area of the Boutique office center is 8200 sq m. In addition to office premises and service rooms the building includes picturesque recreation areas in two courtyards. A restaurant with a terrace in one of the courtyards will also be connected to the Passage shopping arcade.
Jensen Group is one of the leading investment management companies in the Russian real estate market. For the last 20 years the company has successfully realized many complex investment projects.
In addition to several office, residential, retail and warehouse properties, Jensen owns two marquee assets in St. Petersburg: The Passage on Nevsky Prospect and Petrovsky Arsenal. The Jensen Group portfolio of projects has included the “River House” multifunctional complex located on Akademika Pavlova Street in 2013.
Capital Legal Services International is recommended by Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 as legal adviser for companies doing business in Russia and distinguish high expertise in such areas of law as corporate/M&A, antitrust, public-private partnership and dispute resolution. The areas of specialization of the firm’s attorneys include corporate law, real estate and construction, antitrust law, public-private partnership, business aviation, litigation and alternative dispute resolution, labor law and intellectual property. Capital Legal Services web-site -www.cls.ru