Miles & Stockbridge P.C., is seeking an associate attorney with 3 – 6 years of commercial real estate experience to join its Real Estate and Transactional Finance Practice in our DC or Baltimore office. The ideal candidate will have broad commercial real estate and finance experience representing developers, borrowers and owners, including leasing and development, real estate finance, and acquisitions and dispositions. Land use, condominium and homeowner’s association experience a plus but not required. Attorney responsibilities will include working with partners and directly with clients in preparing and negotiating sales agreements, transactional documents, leases, loan documents, reviewing title and survey, drafting basic corporate documents, and construction and development agreements (including easements). Successful candidate will be a high performer who can demonstrate superior written, oral, and interpersonal skills for communicating with attorneys and clients; have excellent academic credentials; be diligent and detail-oriented; and demonstrate an ability to work independently and productively. This is a great opportunity for an attorney looking to take the next step in their career by joining an established, dynamic team with growth potential. Must be admitted to practice in Washington, D.C. (MD or VA bar admissions a plus).
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