Global law firm joins list of high-profile tenants in ICE District.
ICE District Joint Venture announced today that DLA Piper (Canada) LLP (DLA Piper) has leased the 27th floor in Stantec Tower. DLA Piper will move into nearly 25,000 square feet of space, among the highest available office space in Stantec Tower. The global law firm is set to move into its space in July 2018.
Located at 102 Street and 103 Avenue in the heart of ICE District, Stantec Tower is a mixed-use building that will feature office, retail and residential space totaling over one million square feet. The structure will be targeting LEED Gold certification upon completion.
When completed in fall 2018, Stantec Tower will reach 66 storeys, the first 28 of which will be office floors complemented by 481 residential units above. Stantec Tower will not only be the tallest structure in Edmonton, but among the tallest in Western Canada.
“It is an honour for DLA Piper to occupy such a prominent location in Stantec Tower, what will soon be one of Edmonton’s most recognizable structures,” said Robert A. Seidel, Q.C., Firm Managing Partner of DLA Piper. “DLA Piper has been working on the ICE District project since its inception on behalf of our clients, and it is important for us to now call this transformative, vibrant project home. We are excited to join a tenant list that already boasts several world-class companies and contribute to what we are sure will be a vibrant community helping to drive Edmonton’s growth.”
“DLA Piper has added its name alongside several other world-class companies that have committed to space in Stantec Tower, ICE District and the future of Edmonton’s downtown,” said Glen Scott, Senior Vice-President, Real Estate, Katz Group, joint venture partner of ICE District. “We are happy to welcome them to ICE District.”
Edmonton’s ICE District will be Canada’s largest mixed-use sports and entertainment district. In addition to office space, ICE District also features the home of the Edmonton Oilers, Rogers Place, and additional elements to come in the future including a vibrant public plaza, a JW Marriott Hotel, condominiums, retail, restaurants, nightlife and more.