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AVP Real Estate Closing

Company name

Pacific Life

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Date Last Verified

May 04,2019

Posted on

Apr 03,2019

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


Newport Beach, CA, United States


Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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This role will serve as Assistant Vice President (AVP) of Real Estate Closing Services in the Real Estate Investment (REI) division of Pacific Life.  Reporting to the Vice President of Real Estate Closing Services, the AVP will provide legal support in the structuring, negotiation, documentation and closing of complex secured real estate finance transactions, including structuring, drafting and negotiating loan commitments, overseeing closing managers and outside counsel in reviewing due diligence and negotiating loan documents, strategically mitigating transactional risks and finding innovative solutions to closing hurdles, keeping abreast of latest legal developments in order to update legal forms and closing processes, and providing expert counsel to other members of REI as needed.

  • Juris doctorate degree from an accredited law school
  • 6+ years' transactional experience at a major law firm negotiating and closing complex commercial real estate loans for lenders or borrowers (including term, construction, take out, mezzanine and co-lender loans)
  • Ability to effectively identify, research, and analyze legal issues, assess potential exposure, propose alternative courses of action, and make well-reasoned recommendations
  • Superior legal writing and communication skills
  • Highly collaborative, proactive team player
  • Excellent organization skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects at once and to meet deadlines under pressure
  • In-house real estate experience is a plus

Company info

Pacific Life

Company Profile

Celebrating 150 years of service in 2018, Pacific Life offers life insurance, annuities, and mutual funds, along with a variety of investment products and services, all of which provide The Power to Help You Succeed. We firmly believe each employee plays a part in our continued growth and success, and we pride ourselves in providing a work environment that is challenging, inclusive, collaborative, and results-oriented. With a powerful past and a strong future, Pacific Life offers an environment where you’re empowered to achieve your personal best. In return, we look to your passion and insight to help us grow. For additional company information, including current financial strength ratings, visit To explore the heritage of Pacific Life and learn more about our history, visit our website

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