Assistant General Counsel - Finance and Treasury

New York, New York Permanent USD265,000 - USD295,000 per year
  • Exciting opportunity to join a growing legal team at REIT
  • Role will focus on commercial real estate finance and treasury matters

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Job Description

The Assistant General Counsel will report to the General Counsel and will be responsible for:

  • Work closely with the internal treasury function to advise on all legal matters pertaining to the company's relationships with various financial services institutions
  • Provide legal support for the Company's mortgage warehouse and repurchase facilities and its secured and unsecured credit facilities
  • Provide legal advice on CLOs and securitization matters
  • Provide legal advice and consultation focused on a variety of legal issues relating to the commercial real estate industry, including bridge and mezzanine financing
  • Support the General Counsel with General corporate compliance and legal assistance, including but not limited to drafting and review of contracts, including those related to the Company's joint ventures

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • J.D. with strong academic credentials from an accredited law school
  • Admission to NY State Bar
  • 5-8 years of experience with commercial/corporate finance transactions, treasury and mortgage warehouse facilities gained at a top NYC law firm
  • Relevant post-big law in-house experience also considered
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to solve complex legal issues
  • Ability to work well cross-functionally

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Benefits
  • Great working environment
Jennifer Pettigrew
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
Financial Services
New York
Contract Type
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
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