Real Estate & Land Use Associate


The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Real Estate & Land Use Department.

Our real estate and land use lawyers represent clients on nearly every facet of commercial real property development and finance, from formation of ownership entities through project planning, land acquisition, loan negotiation, leasing, management, sale, workout and foreclosure. We advise on the acquisition, financing, land use planning, zoning, construction, leasing and sale of real property.

Due to our experience gained around the world on various sides of real estate transactions, including on behalf of Fortune 500 companies, we offer clients a uniquely broad perspective that enables us to provide streamlined service.

In its annual list “Best Law Firms,” U.S. News & World Report includes McGuireWoods as a National Tier 1 firm in “Land Use & Zoning Law” and among the top national and local firms in “Real Estate Law.” The publication’s “Best Lawyer” list also includes a number of McGuireWoods lawyers.

Qualified candidates will have 3-5 years of commercial real estate finance experience. Candidates should have experience representing lending institutions, purchasers or sellers in connection with the financing of multifamily properties involving affordable housing, tax-exempt bond structures, tax credits, HUD’s Section 8 Housing Program and other federal and state affordable housing and community development programs.  Experience in Federal, State or local agencies a plus.  A strong academic record, excellent drafting skills and communication skills are required.  North Carolina bar license is required.

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