We are currently seeking a 3rd to 5th year associate to support our Portland or Seattle Office’s Real Estate Practice Group. The ideal candidate will possess solid and recent real estate transaction experience, including commercial real estate leasing, purchasing, financing, and related corporate transactions. Qualified candidates will have experience drafting commercial lease agreements, lease abstracts, purchase and sale agreements, reciprocal easement agreements, and contractor/service agreements. Preferably with experience reviewing title commitments, recorded documents, and surveys, and help generate and respond to title and survey objections. Candidates must be licensed to practice in either Oregon or Washington and should also have strong writing skills and excellent academic credentials.
Lawyers in the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group represent lenders, national and regional banks, opportunity funds and borrowers in connection with real estate financings, construction loans, equity investments, syndicated investments, portfolio and syndicated credit facilities, tax credit transactions and municipal finance.
The firm’s real estate work involves all types of real estate projects—office, hotel, multifamily and industrial. The firm also represents both purchasers and sellers in connection with real estate acquisitions and dispositions, and both landlord and tenants in connection with commercial leases. Real Estate Practice Group clients include national and regional institutions as well as entrepreneurial and middle market clients who rely on the quality and cost-effectiveness of the firm’s legal services.
A career at Buchalter is an opportunity to do exciting work with a dynamic and rapidly growing law firm. We value an energizing and supportive environment that promotes success for our clients and each other. We offer a competitive salary, various types of bonuses, unlimited PTO, 401k, a full benefits package and all of our attorney positions are on an equity partnership track.
Interested candidates should submit a resume, writing sample and transcript using the link below.