Industry Insights: The State of Office Real Estate in Boston

May 9, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Networking to Follow

Join industry experts, attorneys, and municipal leaders for a briefing on the state of office in Boston including tax impacts, the status of office to residential pilot programs, and the future of real estate and urban planning in downtown.


5:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Introduction: State of the Office Market in Boston

  • Lauren Vecchione, Senior Vice President, Colliers 
  • Kristin Blount, Executive Vice President, Colliers

5:15 PM – 5:35 PM

Real Estate Tax Discussion

  • Donald Bouchard, Senior Vice President, Lincoln Property Company
  • Dan Swift, Principal, Property Tax, Massachusetts, Ryan, LLC 

5:35 PM – 5:55 PM

Office to Residential Conversion

  • John Weil, Senior Program Manager, Boston Planning & Development Agency 

5:55 PM – 6:15 PM

Pilot Program Discussion

  • Lisa Herrington, General Counsel at Boston Planning & Development Agency   
  • Rebecca Lee, Member and Chair, Real Estate Development Practice, Mintz  

6:15 PM – 7:30 PM

Networking Reception

Planning Committee

Rob Kubica
Managing Director, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Matthew J. Lawlor
Robinson + Cole

Megan Watts
Goulston & Storrs

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