EpsteinSchwartz Legal Search has an exciting new in-house opportunity. Our client, a public company headquartered in the Western Suburbs, is seeking a commercial 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 real estate and construction teams.

Real Estate Counsel Responsibilities:

  • Managing a heavy volume of real estate transactions, including leases, acquisitions and dispositions;
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating letters of intent, purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases, estoppels and related real estate documents;
  • Providing business-oriented legal advice to real estate and construction business teams;
  • Handling day-to-day issues as they arise;
  • Resolving real estate-related disputes; and
  • Working closely with outside counsel to manage environmental compliance.

Real Estate Counsel Requirement Qualifications:

  • 5 – 10 years of commercial real estate experience, either in a law firm or in-house environment;
  • Ability to work independently as well as with members of senior management;
  • Business-oriented and creative thinking;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong academic credentials; and
  • Must be a member in good standing of the Illinois Bar.

Contact us today for more information.

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