Associate General Counsel - Equity Transactions

New York Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity to join a growing legal team
  • Role will focus on commercial REIT transactional matters

About Our Client


Job Description

  • Closing on acquisitions and sales of commercial real estate, and closing on joint ventures with third party partners in pursuit of the same.
  • As a secondary focus, work on acquisition financing and refinancing of commercial real estate including mortgage, mezzanine and preferred equity financing.
  • Work on restructures and workouts of investments.
  • Work on litigation and managing outside counsel.
  • Handle sales and transfers of equity interests in partnerships and limited liability companies.
  • Work on real estate operational matters including leases.
  • General corporate compliance and legal assistance, including but not limited to drafting and review of contracts.

The Successful Applicant

  • J.D. with strong academic credentials from an accredited law school
  • 3-6 years of experience with commercial real estate acquisitions and closings gained at a top NYC law firm.
  • Strong experience in representing developers in acquisitions, sales and development of real property (ideally multifamily properties); experience in negotiating joint venture agreements.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word required.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Benefits
  • Great working environment
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