Lawyer - Real Estate Development

  • Hamilton Duncan
  • Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jul 05, 2018
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

Hamilton Duncan, located in one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, offers a commitment to excellence in law, a diverse practice representing clients in a wide range of interesting and challenging matters, the opportunity to develop one’s career and the flexibility to have a life outside of work. We are a full-service firm, and we boast a strong track record of assisting our clients to achieve their goals and objectives by providing experienced, innovative, and superior legal services.

We look for people who share our goals for personal and professional fulfillment and who value a firm culture and management style that fosters respect for everyone on the team while rewarding individual responsibility, initiative, and creativity.

We are looking for an experienced Solicitor to join our growing practice.


  • Law degree combined with minimum of 7 years of experience as a Solicitor in the areas of real estate development and corporate commercial real estate related work
  • Member in good standing with the Law Society of British Columbia
  • Experience with managing large real estate development projects
  • Comfortable with drafting and providing legal advice on various real estate and commercial contracts;
  • Experience with negotiation and preparation of purchase and development agreements
  • Proven ability to build strong relationships with clients in the local community
  • Strong business acumen with negotiation, interpersonal, and drafting skills
  • Excellent analytical capabilities and judgment
  • Proactive and organized work style
  • Ability to influence others when explaining/presenting complex ideas
  • Willingness to work collaboratively as a part of a dedicated team
  • Ability to establish clear direction to others, and comfortable with task delegation

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed and selected for interviews will be contacted.


7 years