Womble Carlyle isn’t scheduled to open its new Raleigh office until January 2016. But the Charter Square building in downtown Raleigh already is getting kudos from those in the know.

Business North Carolina magazine named Charter Square the state’s Best Commercial Project in its 2015 Building North Carolina Awards. Womble Carlyle will be the anchor tenant of the 11-story building, which is designed to achieve LEED Platinum standards for energy efficiency.