18 May 2020

Ben Barrison and Glenn Dunn write for EG on the future of office space

Property Litigation Partner, Ben Barrison, and head of Forsters' corporate occupier practice, Glenn Dunn, have co-authored an article for EG entitled, ‘Office space: how to downsize for the new normal’.

In their article, Ben and Glenn explain how the situation after lockdown will cause businesses to re-evaluate their space requirements as more staff look to adopt proper agile-working practices.

As rent constitutes one of the major lines of cost for any business, they consider a few options regarding the challenges of dealing with leases:

  • Break options
  • Assign or sublet
  • Negotiate

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