First Industrial Realty Trust to Webcast Investor Day on November 12th from Southern California

 First Industrial Realty Trust to Webcast Investor Day on November 12th from
                             Southern California

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, Nov. 6, 2013

CHICAGO, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.
(NYSE: FR), a leading owner, operator and developer of industrial real estate,
will webcast its Investor Day presentation on Tuesday November 12, 2013 from
Marina del Rey in Southern California.

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At Investor Day, the First Industrial management team will discuss the
Company's strategy, growth opportunities, and capital position.

The webcast will begin at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard time (1:00 p.m. EST,
12:00 p.m. CST) and conclude approximately two hours from the start time. The
webcast and presentation materials can be accessed on First Industrial's
website at www.firstindustrial.com under the "Investor Relations" tab. A
replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's website shortly after
the conclusion of the presentation.

About First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FR) is a leading owner, operator,
and developer of industrial real estate with a track record of providing
industry-leading customer service to multinational corporations and regional
customers. Across major markets in the United States, our local market
experts manage, lease, buy, (re)develop, and sell bulk and regional
distribution centers, light industrial, and other industrial facility types.
In total, we own, manage and have under development approximately 66.8 million
square feet of industrial space as of September 30, 2013. For more
information, please visit us at www.firstindustrial.com.

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," "plan," "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; 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 Exchange 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 or
the presentation. 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.

Website: http://www.firstindustrial.com
Contact: Art Harmon, Senior Director, Investor Relations and Corporate
Communications, 312-344-4320
 
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