Clifford Chance and CMS advise on Sidley Austin's London HQ move into 'Can of Ham'

US firm seals pre-let for 100,000 sq ft in new City tower with options for future expansion

Clifford Chance (CC) and CMS have advised on the pre-let of 70 St Mary Axe to US law firm Sidley Austin, which is set to move its City operations into the ‘Can of Ham’ tower.

Sidley will occupy the top eight floors of the building, taking up approximately 100,000 sq ft of office space, when it moves into the new skyscraper in early 2020.

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