The trade show division of American Lawyer Media, Inc. (ALM), the legal journalism and information company, and VVA, LLC, a leading independent project management and consulting firm, today announced the launch of LegalSpace(TM), a new conference and trade show event focused on office leasing, planning and design issues for law firms. LegalSpace 2003 will take place November 13-14 2003 at the New York Hilton.
Over the past year, the legal services sector has become one of the nation’s largest lessees of commercial real estate, and accounted for 10% of all new leasing activity nationwide in 2002. During that year, the sector leased nearly 6 million square feet of space nationally.
LegalSpace 2003 is targeted to senior decision-makers at law firms who are responsible for leasing and utilization of office space; facilities managers; and related real estate, design and construction professionals. The conference program, produced by VVA, will include 16 educational sessions featuring industry experts. Session topics will include law office design, project management, lease negotiation, technology and security issues and presentation of case studies based on the experience of major law firms.
VVA, LLC is a leading independent project management and consulting firm that provides a full range of technical, supervisory, managerial and administrative services…the crucial services needed to help clients realize their real estate, design, construction and relocation needs. VVA is dedicated to helping its clients, whether private corporations, professional service firms, or public or not-for-profit institutions, utilize their financial and human resources in ways that create the greatest value for them in the marketplace. For more information please visit VVA at www.vvainc.com.