NYC Commercial Lease Lawyer

       Hiring an experienced lawyer for your NYC commercial lease negotiation is vital to protecting your long-term business interests when leasing retail, commercial or office space. We handle a wide range of real estate matters on behalf of business clients throughout the New York Metropolitan area, including Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.

Types of matters handled by The Wright Law Firm include:

Letters of intent

Lease review and drafting

Rent reduction – re-negotiation with landlord

Indemnification agreements

Lease Assignments

Good Guy Guaranty


Right of first refusal

Lease Surrender Agreements

     We have a network of expediters and architects to call on to assist our Clients in ensuring that the proposed premises meets their business’s needs.

    Protecting your interests in your commercial lease can be the biggest factor affecting the bottom line of most small businesses. Leases must be properly drafted to ensure that the Tenant has options regarding assignment, subleases, or early termination of tenancy. We have been successful in negotiating out hidden “traps” in leases such as demolition clauses. One of our biggest priorities is protecting our clients’ personal assets. We strive to negotiate the most flexible good guy guaranties NYC Commercial Real Estate Negotiationand exit strategies.

    We build long term relationships with our clients. By gaining insight into their objectives, we are able to focus the commercial lease negotiation on what matters most to them.

Representative Commercial Lease Matters

  • In February 2016, we represented a national chain of Tea Cafes in the negotiation of a retail lease for their first New York location.
  • In December 2015, we negotiated a lease for a 2200 sq. ft., two story book store in Midtown Manhattan
  • In February 2106, we represented a long term Client is renting bill board space on the side of his building to an international outdoor advertising company
  • In February 2016, we represented a mixed-use building owner in the drafting and drafting of two retail leases for his store tenants

To schedule a consultation, contact our office by e-mail or call us at 212-619-1500