EpsteinSchwartz Legal Search has an exciting new in-house opportunity. Our client, a large national real estate company with offices in downtown Chicago, is seeking a real estate attorney to join its legal group. This attorney will enjoy a significant level of responsibility, active deal flow and the opportunity to work closely with the company’s business team.

Real Estate Counsel Responsibilities:

  • Managing a heavy volume of real estate transactions, including development, leases, acquisitions and dispositions, and real estate finance transactions;
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases, development-related agreements, joint venture agreements and other real estate documents;
  • Researching and summarizing existing leases, easement agreements and other complex property agreements;
  • Providing business-oriented legal advice to real estate business teams;
  • Retaining and managing outside counsel as necessary; and
  • Handling day-to-day issues as they arise.

Real Estate Counsel Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of commercial real estate experience, either in a law firm or in-house environment;
  • Ability to work independently, including structuring, drafting, negotiating, managing and closing sophisticated real estate, development and financing transactions;
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks and priorities;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; and
  • Strong academic credentials.

Contact us today for more information.

EpsteinSchwartz Legal Search is a Chicago-based boutique legal recruiting firm. EpsteinSchwartz does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.