Real Estate Attorney

  • Greenfield Environmental Trust Group, Inc.
  • Remote
  • Apr 16, 2021
Full time Environment Real Estate

Job Description

Summary of Position:

The Real Estate Attorney will primarily provide legal advice and support land use, property management, and disposition-related matters relative to assigned federal or state Superfund sites, facilities regulated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), former service station sites, and other hazardous waste sites in the United States for the several environmental response and custodial trusts for which Greenfield provides professional services.

 Minimum Requirements:

 Education and Training

  • JD from credentialed university
  • Active bar license in good standing in at least one state

 Professional Experience

  • 8 or more years of commercial real estate practice in law firm or as in-house counsel
  • Technical proficiency in reviewing and advising on title, survey, zoning, and other land use matters
  • Experience drafting and negotiating letters of intent, confidentiality agreements, purchase and sale agreements, easements, construction agreements, professional service agreements, deeds, and related closing documents
  • Experience reviewing and advising on property appraisals and other valuation-related materials
  • Ability to support real estate and technical teams with third-party maintenance and insurance-related matters
  • Excellent, clear, and effective verbal communication skills
  • Superior writing skills
  • Highly attentive to detail
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize competing tasks
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to foster a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment

 Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with contaminated property transactions (including, for example, federal or state Superfund sites, RCRA facilities, and/or other hazardous waste sites)
  • Pro-active approach to communications
  • Ability to communicate legal concepts to non-attorneys
  • Interest in developing new skills and learning about new subject areas
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships with people from different backgrounds and perspectives
  • Ability to build cohesive, efficient teams
  • Willingness to work remotely
  • Familiarity with corporate qualification matters
  • Experience working with technical experts/consultants

Applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to