Commercial Leasing Lawyer (In house)

  • Cartel inc.
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Nov 20, 2021
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

Our International REIT client is seeking an experienced Commercial Leasing Lawyer to join its head office in Toronto, Ontario.   Reporting to the General Counsel, the successful candidate will enjoy an excellent variety of work as well as exposure to an integrated and collegial team of professionals. With the support of an experienced team, the successful candidate will negotiate and draft office and retail lease agreements as well as ancillary documentation, work with a team of law clerks and other leasing professionals, assist with the resolution of landlord/tenant disputes and advise on the prospective purchase, sale, construction and development of properties.  

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • 2-4 years of post-call commercial real estate experience with a focus on commercial leasing gained from a reputable law firm or in-house legal department.
  • Confident negotiation skills
  • A track record of leadership
  • Ability to work independently as well as on a team
  • Ability to handle a high volume of work
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

To discuss this role further, please submit your CV to:  

Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M.

Director of Legal Recruiting

Cartel Inc.One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550

100 King Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5X 1A4      

Practice Area(s)

Leasing Law


2+ years