Atria Development - General CounselMarch 25, 2020
For over 45 years, Atria Development (Atria) has been redeveloping properties for residential, commercial and industrial use across the GTA. Their full-service team is involved in all aspects of the development process including land acquisition, municipal approvals, sales/marketing and property management. Their ventures include new, purpose-built residential rental developments as well as converting forgotten buildings into stylish live-work lofts with a proud history of spotting potential in overlooked markets.
Atria is seeking a Senior Commercial Real Estate Lawyer to join its head office located in Toronto’s downtown eastern core. Working closely with the President and Executive Team, the successful candidate will lead strategic initiatives relating to the company’s development projects across the GTA and will work alongside an integrated team of professionals including engineers, architects and property managers. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: leading complex transactions including acquisitions, dispositions and financings; negotiating and drafting a variety of agreements including purchase and sale, financing, partnership, joint venture, construction and lease agreements; advising on compliance and risk management, managing litigation and providing direction to external counsel.
The ideal candidate will have 12+ years of post-call real estate experience gained from a reputable law firm or major real estate player. Atria is seeking a confident negotiator who is proactive, entrepreneurial and who thrives in a fast-paced environment. This is an excellent opportunity for a business minded real-estate lawyer who is seeking to play a part in changing the landscape of the GTA by revitalizing communities through innovative development projects.
If you have the requisite skill-set, please contact in complete confidence Danya Cohen or Adam Lepofsky (both Canadian qualified lawyers) at RainMaker Group.
As this is an exclusive assignment with RainMaker Group, all resumes sent directly to Atria Development will be re-directed to RainMaker Group.