Transactional Real EstateExp.: 4 - 6 Years
Position Overview: Ashton Woods is seeking an experienced Transactional Real Estate Lawyer to join the Legal Department. Broad transactional real estate experience including:
Drafting and negotiating agreements (purchase and sale agreements, financing agreements, joint development agreements, etc.)
Identifying and analyzing areas of risk; and proposing and driving solutions in complex transactions required.
Responsible for, among other things, strategizing with internal clients on transaction structure, overseeing real estate and related transactions across the company, managing outside counsel and internal employees, and working closely with internal clients at the corporate and division levels.
Other responsibilities as delegated by the Chief Legal Officer.
The ideal candidate will have 4-6+ years of solid transactional real estate experience and will have played a lead role in transactions working directly with clients/opposing parties/counsel.
Experience providing advice and legal support to clients and senior business leaders on a wide array of real estate-related transactions, including acquisitions, joint ventures, leases, financing and dispositions, and providing strategic advice on all aspects of real estate related transactions.
Excellent organizational and communication skills and will be able to prioritize and manage a large number of transactions while providing well-reasoned and practical legal advice and counsel in a timely fashion to the legal team, operating divisions and senior management.
Experience negotiating, drafting and reviewing legal documentation relating to land acquisitions, financings, development and dispositions is required.
***Interested candidates should submit a resume with a letter describing your interest and relevant skills to email@example.com***