Looking for an associate with four to six years’ experience to join Real Estate practice in the New York office. For the third consecutive year, Fortune has named this firm to its list of 100 Best Companies to Work For, the annual list that recognizes companies with extraordinary workplace cultures. Ranking among the top third and is one of only five law firms to make the 2018 list. The firm brings distinctive quality, diverse teams and innovation and has a top-notch training and mentoring programs, retreats and academies, shadowing opportunities. In this role you will gain meaningful experience in the practice of real estate law and real estate finance, with a primary focus on complex transactions for sophisticated investor clients. The group focuses on acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, financing transactions, development deals and distressed asset investments. OTHER QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: · Prior experience in commercial real estate transactional work strongly preferred, particularly the representation of sophisticated investors in commercial real estate debt and equity acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and financings. · JD from accredited law school. · Licensure to practice law in the state of New York. · Excellent academic credentials. · Major law firm experience. · Excellent, writing, organization, attention to detail, interpersonal communication skills and entrepreneurial spirit required. · Excellent independent discernment, and the ability to collaborate with attorneys in other offices and practice groups. Equal Opportunity Employer.
We have an urgent need for a Real Estate Associate in the Palo Alto Office. The ideal candidate will have 4-5 years of experience in handling real estate transactions in some but not necessarily all of the following areas: acquisitions and dispositions, construction and permanent financings, joint ventures, and the leasing of commercial office, retail, and industrial space Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are key: ability to attentively listen, actively engage, and concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form. A strong work ethic and an interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for client matters will add to your success on our team. Strong academic credentials in law coursework are highly valued. Bar Admission in California is strongly preferred.
Reputable firm’s Dallas or Houston office are seeking to hire an associate to join its Real Estate practice. Responsibilities will include without limitation all facets of a sophisticated real estate practice: drafting and negotiating transactional documents and attendant due diligence responsibilities such as reviewing title, survey and other due diligence deliverables and coordinating with title companies, surveyors and other third party due diligence providers. Exposure to real estate purchases, sales, financing, and leasing is preferred. As an associate in the real estate practice, you will be an integral member of the department, and will gain meaningful experience working with the firm's attorneys and the fortune 500 clients. The associate chosen for this position will work with one of the most experienced Real Estate Groups in the United States. The two most senior partners in Texas are members of the prestigious American College of Real Estate Lawyers and other team members have worked on some of the most iconic real estate projects in the United States. The firm's Real Estate Group is known for its teaching and mentoring of young lawyers and is committed to continue this tradition with all team members.
Established firm is seeking an Associate to join its Real Estate practice group in the firm Phoenix or Tampa offices. About the Practice: Ranked as one of the top fifteen law firms by Commercial Property Executive, the firm's global 235-member team provides comprehensive, results-driven legal services to guide clients in all real estate sectors: office, retail, industrial, multi-family residential, health-care and hospitality through all aspects of commercial real estate activity. Responsibilities: The individual hired for this position will support and work directly with senior level attorneys in Phoenix, Tampa, and other US offices handling complex commercial real estate development and purchase and sale transactions, financing (representing both borrothe firm's and lenders) and leasing (representing landlords and tenants). Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: Drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, easements, declarations and other development related documents, Drafting and negotiating loan documents, Preparing and negotiating leases in all sectors, Closing acquisition, sale and financing transactions, Working through complex title insurance issues, Supervision of junior associates. The position offers the opportunity to assume significant responsibility in a collegial work environment with competitive compensation and benefits. Academic and Professional Qualifications: Possess a JD from an accredited law school Strong academic record Admitted to a US State Bar and in good standing. Admission to the Bar in the state of the primary office is expected if not currently admitted. Knowledge, Skills & Experience At least 3-6 years of relevant current experience working in a law firm in a transactional practice, Strong organizational, reasoning and analytical skills, Excellent written and verbal communication abilities, Flexibility, composure and the ability to prioritize and handle urgent tasks and requests simultaneously with a high level of competence and accuracy; the ability to remain composed and professional under stressful circumstances; commitment to ethical and confidentiality requirements; strong client service skills, Ability to work without constant supervision, demonstrating initiative in seeking work and managing work load; active in formulating and recommending projects or alternative ways to complete projects that will benefit the case/client. Resumes should be accompanied by unofficial law school transcript and a recent writing sample (10 pages max). Please include a cover page with the firm writing sample that describes the piece you are submitting and how you may have modified it from its original format.