Real Estate Attorney - In House
LA-Long Beach Area, CA
REIT seeks a Corporate Real Estate Attorney with 6 years of real estate law experience at a major law firm, REIT, or other multi-property commercial real estate organization. Attorney will represent company when dealing with outside organizations and individuals (tenants, law firms, banks, vendors, and consultants). Selected candidate will provide critical strategic and legal knowledge support, guidance, and decision making for all legal matters affecting portfolio properties, including leasing; property research for development and leasing; tenant default; construction contracts; miscellaneous property related issues; bankruptcy and collections; intellectual property; and company marketing agreements.
Responsibilities include negotiating and drafting legal agreements, terms, and conditions for business transactions related to properties; managing internal and external resources to complete required legal work; maintaining awareness on major business trends, changes, and regulations relevant to the real estate market that may affect business practices; providing general business advice with legal perspective on special projects; and regularly interacting with leasing department, property leadership, and other departments and vendors to ensure business strategy and legal processes are aligned with company goals. Attorney will research and investigate process improvement measures and present suggestions to General Counsel.
The Corporate Real Estate Attorney must have a J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and be a member in good standing of the State Bar of California.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.