Description

At Baker & McKenzie LLP, we are different in the way we think, work and behave -- like no other firm and few other businesses. With more than 4,100 locally admitted lawyers and more than 5,800 business service professionals in 78 offices worldwide, we have a passionately collaborative community of 60 nationalities and are committed to world-class career development to everyone in every job at every level in our firm. Baker McKenzie can offer you both the uncompromising commitment to excellence expected of a top firm and a distinctive way of thinking, working and behaving - as a passionately global and genuinely collaborative firm.

The Chicago office of Baker & McKenzie LLP - North America seeks an attorney with 3 to 5 years of experience to join the Banking, Finance and Major Projects (BFMP) Practice Group to work primarily in the Real Estate practice.

The Associate will provide legal support for all aspects of Real Estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, infrastructure, joint ventures, construction, hotel and resort transactions, and real estate financing, in addition to global property management work. The ideal candidate will be open to working on matters with a cross-border and international focus.

Experience Required

The ideal candidate would have 3 to 5 years of experience in transactional work in real estate and general corporate matters. We have a strong focus on teamwork within our real estate group and are looking for an individual that works well in a setting where projects are shared among members of the group based on their talents and client needs. Ideal candidates will have a love of cultural exchange and curiosity about the broader world that characterizes Baker McKenzie.

Please include a cover letter, transcripts and resume with your application. The candidate must have the ability to function smoothly in a global team environment with culturally diverse team members. Must be admitted to and a member in good standing of the Illinois bar.