Private Equity Firm is seeking a Commercial Real Estate Attorney with one (1) to three (3) years of experience to join its Legal Team. The position is located at the Firm’s Corporate Headquarters in West Palm Beach, Florida.
The Firm is an intense, fast-paced organization looking for bright minds with a passion for real estate. The candidate will assist the Legal Team with the acquisition, disposition, re-development, leasing, financing and management of the Firm’s retail real estate assets and related corporate matters. The candidate will gain significant exposure to the investment in, and operation of, commercial retail real estate assets, work alongside some of the most respected and talented professionals in commercial real estate, and develop his or her skills as a well-rounded real estate legal professional. Responsibilities include:
Lease Matters: Preparing, negotiating, reviewing, analyzing and abstracting retail leases and miscellaneous lease documents.
Title and Survey: Reviewing, analyzing and summarizing title and survey matters, negotiating title policies and endorsements, preparing, negotiating, reviewing and abstracting REAs and other instruments of record, and performing rigorous acquisition due diligence as needed.
Corporate Matters: Forming entities and preparing corporate organizational documents, including operating agreements and authorizing consents and resolutions.
Transaction Matters: Drafting and negotiating real estate transaction documents for acquisition, disposition, re-development and financing transactions.
Consulting: Working closely with key company personnel.
Experience: Law school graduate, admitted to practice in the State of Florida, with strong record of academic achievement and knowledge of commercial real estate. Experience in commercial real estate, preferably in a large law firm environment representing real estate companies, REITs, funds, and/or other institutional owners and investors.
Skills: Candidate should be highly organized, have exceptional written and oral communication skills and should be able to take on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include medical and retirement savings plan.