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In House Counsel - Real Estate Attorney

Wright Development Group Salt Lake, UT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Wright Development Group is a leading real estate development company focused on retail, multi-family, office and residential land development throughout the Wasatch Front. Wright Development’s core values include developing quality projects that add value to the communities in which they are built and that will withstand the test of time. Wright Development provides an integrated full-service development company capable of assisting retailers looking for their next premier store location, to home builders looking for their next exception residential community – with everything in between.

Wright Development is looking for a collaborative, energetic attorney with experience supporting real estate development companies in all real estate matters including (i) drafting traditional real estate transaction documents such as letters of intent, leases, purchase and sale agreements, joint venture agreements, warranty deeds, loan documents, tenants in common agreements, private placement memorandums and entity formation documents including articles of organization and operating agreements, and (ii) reviewing title reports, closing statements, loan documents and transaction documents prepared by lenders, land sellers and purchasers and opposing counsel. You will work closely with management, advising on legal risks, business strategies and other issues related to our core business. You will help us to build and enforce processes to support a fast-growing regional business.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

· Review, draft and manage variety of real estate related agreements, including purchase agreements, acquisitions and joint-ventures

· Identify, propose and implement solutions to address real estate matters; manage risks within the context of our overall business

· Manage relationship with outside counsel, as needed

· Work with limited supervision, independently initiate new legal projects and identify ways to improve our processes and operations;

· Deliver timely, pragmatic, and business-focused legal counsel

Requirements

· At least 5 years of relevant legal experience

· JD and Utah Bar admission in good standing (or qualified for and willing to maintain Registered In-House Counsel status with Utah State Bar)

· Significant experience in drafting and negotiating agreements

· Familiarity with real estate fundamentals including the ability to understand real estate pro formas

· Exceptional judgment and creativity, with the ability to think strategically and give practical advice appropriately weighing legal and business objectives

· Entrepreneurial mindset; flexible, self-starting and hard-working

· Deal-focused with a sense of urgency to get things done

· Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple urgent projects concurrently

· Effective at managing project expectations, reporting to management, and managing escalations of legal and business issues

· Superior written and oral communication skills

· Experience with real estate funds, private placement memorandums and capital raising structures preferred

Wright Development Group

Why Work Here?

Great working environment, room for growth, PTO, 401K match

Wright Development Group is a leading real estate development company focused on retail, multi-family, office and residential land development throughout the Wasatch Front. Wright Development’s core values include developing quality projects that are a benefit to the communities in which they are built and that will withstand the test of time. Wright Development provides an integrated full-service development company capable of assisting retailers looking for their next premier store location, to home builders looking for their next exceptional residential community – and everything in between.

Address

1178 W. Legacy Crossing Blvd. Ste. 100 Centerville, Utah 84014
Salt Lake, UT
USA

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