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Corporate Counsel, Real Estate - RH

Company: Reyes Holdings
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

Corporate Counsel, Real Estate - RH+ Job ID #:53895+ Position Type:Full Time+ Location:Rosemont, IL+ Shift:1st+ Department:Legal+ Education Required:Juris Doctor+ Experience Required:7 - 10 YearsPosition Description:**Position Summary:**The Corporate Counsel - Real Estate attorney will have responsibility for providing legal support on a variety of real estate matters. This candidate will help manage and support the Company's real estate portfolio, including over all domestic locations. This position will report to the Deputy General Counsel.**Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:**+ Assist real estate and business leaders with negotiating and drafting: letters of intent, purchase and sale agreements, construction contracts, leases, amendments and other pertinent real estate documentation.+ Assist with real estate due diligence including evaluation of title and survey matters, property special assessments, environmental issues, land restrictions, and zoning issues.+ Prepare / respond to title objection letters and draft closing documents.+ Serve as a strategic resource for business leaders; providing insight and input on real estate contractual terms, current regulations and negotiations.+ Proactively identify legal exposure; coordinating and determining appropriate corrective actions.+ Other projects or duties as assigned.Position Requirements:**Required Skills and Experience:**+ Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree from a top-tier law school, with a strong academic record+ A minimum of 8+ years of experience as a real estate attorney, which ideally combines law firm training with in-house counsel experience on a wide range of real estate matters+ Admission to a U.S. state bar with an active license, and compliance with requirements for in-house practice in the State of Illinois+ Proven history of success advising corporate clients demonstrated through strong references+ Strong ethical background and commitment to integrity+ Flexibility and willingness to work on a broad range of legal issues as well as being hands-on when necessary+ Acute attention to detail and follow-through; excellent organizational skills+ Excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills+ Ability to prioritize tasks and work effectively in a fast-paced environment+ Must be able to travel when required (approximately 10%)+ This position must pass a post-offer background and drug test.**Physical Demands and Work Environment** :Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Due to the nature of our business in regard to such things as delivery schedules, order inputs, selection, and Department of Transportation Hours of Service, overtime, attendance and punctuality are essential job functions. Should an individual in this classification not be able to adhere to this requirement due to a disability, they should contact their Human Resources department to see what, if any, reasonable accommodation may be made.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Reyes Holdings companies will recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications. Our Practices and Procedures, including those relating to wages, benefits, transfers, promotions, terminations and self-development opportunities, will be administered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status and all other classes protected by the Federal and State Government. Drug Free Employer.

Keywords: Reyes Holdings, Des Plaines , Corporate Counsel, Real Estate - RH, Legal , Des Plaines, Illinois

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