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Litigation - General Attorney / Litigation - Real Estate Attorney in New Albany, OH

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Company name

ascena retail group, inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Max 7 yrs required

Location

New Albany, OH

Date Last Verified

Dec 08,2017

Posted on

Dec 06,2017

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AVP, Real Estate, Legal The candidate's role will focus on negotiating, drafting and reviewing retail leases, amendments and other real-estate related documents and handling legal matters concerning real estate for all Company’s brands. Qualified applicants must have experience in Retail Real Estate Leasing. Prepare legal documentation for new and existing stores and offices, such as leases, amendments, kickouts, options, estoppels, subordinations, terminations, etc. across all brands, including Ann Taylor, Loft, Lane Bryant, Catherines, Justice, Dress Barn, Maurices and Lou & Grey in a timely manner. Responsible for quality and substance of retail lease documentation. Render legal advice on real estate related issues, providing guidance, interpretation and direction to various departments throughout Company’s. Manage landlord-tenant disputes and litigation with a view towards risk mitigation while supporting business goals. Work in partnership with all functions of real estate, including legal, territory experts, critical dates, real estate support, lease administration, design and construction, and strategy and analytics, actively communicating to support all aspects of a deal. Collaborate with other in-house paralegals and attorneys to drive efficiency and best practices within the business.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have J.D. degree from an accredited law school; Licensed member in good standing in State Bar Association. Should have 7 years of real estate leasing experience, focused on representing national tenants located in malls, power centers, strip centers and street locations. Ability to balance legal issues with the goals of the business through demonstration of strong, pragmatic business sense, and the ability to recognize business consequences of legal advice. In-house experience preferred. Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail. Ability to handle a large volume of matters with minimal direction and supervision. Ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines under time pressure in a fast-paced environment. Track record of initiative, problem solving, ownership of projects, and intellectual curiosity. Strong negotiation, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Excellent judgment and discretion and Experienced in providing strategic and practical advice to business functions at all levels.

Additional info

Auto req ID : 320042BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
ascena retail group, inc.
933 MacArthur Blvd
Mahwah, NJ 07430