Description:Venable LLP's Real Estate Finance Group seeks a midlevel associate with a minimum of four years of experience to join the practice in the Washington, D.C., Tysons, or Baltimore office.
The qualified candidate has experience representing borrowers or lenders in connection with commercial loan transactions, including experience reviewing, drafting, and negotiating loan documents; reviewing, analyzing, and managing legal due diligence (including organizational documents and structure, title, survey, zoning, leases, and legal opinions), and managing and closing complex commercial real estate transactions. Experience with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and/or other multifamily lenders, and/or syndicated credit facilities is a plus. The ideal candidate has worked on loans secured by seniors housing, affordable housing, manufactured housing, and/or hotels and is comfortable training and managing junior associates and paralegals. Prior law firm experience required. The successful candidate has excellent oral and written communication skills and an outstanding academic record. Candidates must hold a juris doctorate degree from an accredited law school and be admitted to and in good standing with the relevant jurisdiction's bar. Please include law school transcripts with submissions.