Senior Commercial Real Estate Attorney (DFM #829)

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High-profile, Texas-based law firm in downtown Dallas is seeking a very Senior Commercial Real Estate Attorney to work with various partners in a very busy real estate practice area!  Noted corporate and real estate Director is chair of the firm’s China Practice Group, representing Chinese and international clients in their investments in the United States.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

-Commercial real estate background with acquisition, financing, development, leasing and disposition of commercial real estate.

-Background with various projects to include:  subdivisions, apartment complexes, shopping centers, hotels, assisted living facilities, office buildings, warehouses, and mixed-use facilities.

-Projects raising in size from several million to multibillion dollars.

-Experience with developing a very large portfolio of active real estate and corporate clients.

-Real estate background to encompass title and survey, real estate developers, raw land, contracts, agreements, amendments, leasing, due diligence, etc.

-Experience  advising overseas companies domestically in commercial real estate development and investments, M&A’s,  corporate finance, joint venture negotiations and commercial disputes is a plus!

-Excellent drafting a variety of legal documents and research skill set is needed.

-Large law firm background is preferred.

-Excellent communication skills relating to various clients on all levels.

-Time management and detail-oriented skills required for this role.

-Must be able to independently manage sophisticated real estate transactions without supervision.

-Consistent follow-through and ability and flexibility to multi-task and effectively balance priorities and meet tight deadlines.



-Large law firm experience is preferred.

-Must be licensed in Texas.

-At least Ten (10+) years in commercial real estate.

-Excellent client communication skills.

-Must have excellent legal writing skills.

-Strong work ethic.

-Exceptional computer skills and proficiency using Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook/PowerPoint/Adobe, etc.).

-Exceptional communication, writing, client service, confidentiality, organizational, time management and detail-oriented skills.

-Position is “Director-track” with significant responsibility and long term professional growth opportunities, requiring an innovative, quick thinker desiring to become a preeminent practitioner.


Law firm provides an excellent benefit package along with beautiful offices in downtown Dallas!


Salary:  Commensurate with years of experience!



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