The firm was recently named a finalist in two categories of the Washington Business Journal's Best Real Estate Deals of 2007 awards. The Washington Real Estate Practice represented CIM Group on the $262 million purchase of two office buildings and a development parcel located in Washington, known as Union Square. This deal is recognized in the "Office Sale" category. In addition, Katten's new office building, Harbourside in Georgetown, is recognized in the "Office Lease/Urban" category. The firm’s Washington office will relocate to its space in the new building during Summer 2008.