Legal Counsel

Vereit Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 4 weeks ago

The position will report to the General Counsel, Real Estate of VEREIT, a publicly traded (NYSE: VER) and full-service real estate operating company, and will have responsibility for real estate matters relating to VEREIT

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Structuring, drafting, negotiating and counseling on a broad range of commercial transactions, with a particular focus on commercial leasing

  • Interfacing with and advising the leasing, property management and asset management teams on landlord/tenant matters

  • Supporting legal requirements and business initiatives of the Company as in-house legal expert on commercial leasing and property management matters

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • JD from an accredited law school, member in good standing of at least one state bar.

  • A minimum of 6 years' experience working with a sophisticated real estate practice in private practice and/or as an in-house resource with an emphasis on commercial leasing.

  • Capable of managing a high transaction volume

  • Demonstrated experience of providing general and specific legal advice with a business mindset.

  • Strong organizational, time management and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Excellent negotiation skills.

COMPENSATION

We will offer a competitive package based on experience and qualifications and a full array of benefits.


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