Legal Counsel, Real Estate

  • Job type

  • Location

  • Profession

  • Industry

    Produits de détails et de consommation
  • Pay

    Up to 130 000$ + Benefits

Permanent - Full Time - Hybrid - Great Benefits

Job Summary

The Legal Counsel is responsible for preparing, reviewing, and negotiating a wide range of leasing documentation and managing the corporate lease portfolio for all retail stores across Canada.

Key Accountabilities

  • Review deal summaries prepared by real estate brokers;
  • Draft and negotiate offers, leases and amending agreements for stores across Canada;
  • Review and negotiate non-disturbance agreements, estoppel certificates and similar agreements;
  • Provide legal advice with respect to occupancy issues;
  • Serve as a key partner in the development and execution of client’s corporate real estate strategy; and
  • Solve legal or business problems related to the lease portfolio quickly and effectively while working in a demanding and fast-paced environment.

Job Requirements

  • Members of a Canadian Bar and between two (2) and seven (7) years’ experience with a specific focus on retail leasing;
  • Prior relevant experience in private practice and/or legal department of a retail organization or landlord leasing department;
  • A collaborative team player who is adaptable, agile and thrives working in a dynamic business;
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to deal with multiple tasks and changing priorities;
  • Ability to work autonomously, self-directed;
  • Keen attention to detail;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Demonstrated skills in relationship building; and
  • Demonstrated confidence, commands authority through knowledge and expertise.

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Talk to Carlo Philippi, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in Montreal (EN), Suite 850, 1555 Peel StTelephone:  5143382517