First Industrial Realty Trust to Participate in Citi's 2013 Global Property CEO Conference

 First Industrial Realty Trust to Participate in Citi's 2013 Global Property
                                CEO Conference

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, March 1, 2013

CHICAGO, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.
(NYSE: FR), a leading owner and operator of industrial real estate and
provider of supply chain solutions, today announced that it will participate
in a roundtable presentation at Citi's 2013 Global Property CEO Conference.
The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday March 6, 2013 at 11:30 AM EST
(10:30 AM CST), and will be available live via teleconference by dialing (646)
490-2858 and using the passcode 3360505490. A replay will not be available.
Presentation materials will be available in the Investor Relations section of
the company website at


About First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FR) is a leading owner and operator
of industrial real estate and provider of supply chain solutions to
multinational corporations and regional customers. Across major markets in
North America, our local market experts manage, lease, buy, (re)develop, and
sell bulk and regional distribution centers, light industrial, and other
industrial facility types. We have a track record of industry leading
customer service, and in total, we own, manage and have under development
approximately 67.5 million square feet of industrial space as of December 31,
2012. For more information, please visit us at We
post or otherwise make available on this website from time to time information
that may be of interest to investors.

Forward-Looking Information

This press release and the presentation to which it refers may contain certain
forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities
Act of 1933, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. We intend
for such forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe harbor
provisions for forward-looking statements contained in the Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and are including this statement for purposes of
complying with those safe harbor provisions. Forward-looking statements, which
are based on certain assumptions and describe future plans, strategies and
expectations of the Company, are generally identifiable by use of the words
"believe," "expect," "intend," "anticipate," "estimate," "project," "seek,"
"target," "potential," "focus," "may," "should" or similar expressions. Our
ability to predict results or the actual effect of future plans or strategies
is inherently uncertain. Factors which could have a materially adverse effect
on our operations and future prospects include, but are not limited to:
changes in national, international, regional and local economic conditions
generally and real estate markets specifically; changes in
legislation/regulation (including changes to laws governing the taxation of
real estate investment trusts) and actions of regulatory authorities
(including the Internal Revenue Service); our ability to qualify and maintain
our status as a real estate investment trust; the availability and
attractiveness of financing (including both public and private capital) to us
and to our potential counterparties; the availability and attractiveness of
terms of additional debt repurchases; interest rates; our credit agency
ratings; our ability to comply with applicable financial covenants;
competition; changes in supply and demand for industrial properties (including
land, the supply and demand for which is inherently more volatile than other
types of industrial property) in the Company's current and proposed market
areas; difficulties in consummating acquisitions and dispositions; risks
related to our investments in properties through joint ventures; environmental
liabilities; slippages in development or lease-up schedules; tenant
creditworthiness; higher-than-expected costs; changes in asset valuations and
related impairment charges; changes in general accounting principles, policies
and guidelines applicable to real estate investment trusts; international
business risks; and those additional factors described under the heading "Risk
Factors" and elsewhere in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K for the
year ended December 31, 2012 and in the Company's subsequent '34 Act reports.
We caution you not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements,
which reflect our outlook only and speak only as of the date of this press
release or the dates indicated in the statements. We assume no obligation to
update or supplement forward-looking statements. For further information on
these and other factors that could impact the Company and the statements
contained herein, reference should be made to the Company's filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.

Contact: Art Harmon, Senior Director, Investor Relations and Corporate
Communications, +1-312-344-4320
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.