Phillips Edison & Company is seeking a seasoned retail leasing attorney with experience representing landlords and tenants to join our team as a Senior Leasing Attorney in our Cincinnati corporate headquarters office. Experience negotiating with anchor/big box tenants and regional tenants is a must.
The Senior Leasing Attorney will be responsible for providing legal guidance and support to a regional leasing team and will be expected to maintain data integrity in the preparation, review and negotiation of retail real estate leases for that region. This position is expected to build strong working partnerships internally and will also provide guidance and mentoring to a junior attorney.
Additional experience and qualifications needed for the role include:
Juris Doctorate from an excellent law school.
Minimum of 6 years of experience practicing as a lawyer with an emphasis on retail real estate leasing experience required. In-house experience working with leasing agents strongly preferred.
Good standing in at least one state.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong problem-solving skills required.
Must have outstanding contract negotiation and drafting skills.
Demonstrated poise, tact, diplomacy and the ability to build effective internal and external relationships.