Commercial Real Estate Associate – 5+ Year Call - Clark Wilson Llp

January 28 2021
Industries Legal
Categories Commercial, Corporate, Mergers/Acquisitions, Family, Human rights, Wills, Trust, Estates, Legal, Paralegal, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate
Vancouver, BC

Commercial Real Estate Associate – 5+ Year Call - Clark Wilson LLP

Clark Wilson LLP’s Commercial Real Estate Group seeks an experienced senior level Commercial Real Estate Associate (ideally 5+ years of Call) with focused experience in commercial real estate transactions, including substantial experience with leases. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wishes to be part of one of the Vancouver legal community’s premier commercial real estate groups. In addition to working with top tier clients shaping BC’s real estate industry, you will have the opportunity to work on interesting and challenging commercial real estate projects involving First Nations, Higher Learning institutions, syndications, seniors housing, health and transportation authorities, etc.

Key responsibilities for this role include drafting and providing legal advice on various real estate and commercial contracts as set out below.

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas:

  • commercial leasing, for both landlord and tenants;
  • drafting and negotiating partnership, co-ownership and joint venture agreements;
  • drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements;
  • assisting with financing arrangements for a variety of investment and development projects;
  • Land Title Office filings, including those relating to subdivision and strata plan filings;
  • working on commercial real estate property development, including drafting disclosure statements and municipal agreements;
  • due diligence searching, analysis, reporting and problem solving; and
  • structuring real estate acquisition, disposition and financing transactions.

We seek someone who is a solid team-player, genuinely passionate about real estate (and working closely with clients who are equally passionate about real estate!), keen to learn, and not afraid of creativity and innovation. The successful candidate will demonstrate the following attributes:

  • excellent communication skills, both written and oral;
  • the ability to handle the volume and inevitable quick deadlines of a busy practice;
  • excellent organizational skills, with exceptional attention to detail;
  • the ability to exercise sound judgment, discretion, confidentiality, solve problems, and handle a high level of responsibility;
  • strong analytical and drafting skills; and
  • great sense of humor (ideally paired with infectious laugh).

If you are interested in joining our team, we welcome the opportunity to speak with you.

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