Princeton Legal Search Group has been engaged on an exclusive basis by a national real estate development company that is seeking an experienced real estate and land use lawyer. The position will be based in New Jersey.
In this role, you will negotiate, draft, and track the disposition of contracts for land acquisitions, construction, and redevelopment. You will manage comprehensive due diligence investigations for the potential acquisition of land and oversee the expeditious procurement of governmental approvals for residential developments. You will assist with pending land acquisition transactions and closings. You will manage environmental remediation and hazardous waste disposal activities by professionals and contractors prior to and during community build-out. You will oversee the preparation of public offering statements and general information statements. Provide general legal advice in support of operations.
To join our client in this role, you must have a Law Degree and at least 5 years of relevant experience in land use and real estate law. Experience with entitlements is required. An active law license in New Jersey is required. Pennsylvania bar admission is a plus. This position works closely with senior executives and the land acquisition team. Experience within the homebuilding industry or with real estate development companies is a big plus.Submit Resume