Regional Transactional Counsel (Vancouver, WA) in Vancouver, WA at Lennar

Date Posted: 6/24/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Vancouver, WA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/24/2024
  • Job ID:
    2024-31670
  • Category:
    Risk Management
  • Company:
    Lennar Mortgage

Job Description

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Welcome Home! Build your career with Lennar: As one of the nation’s largest builders, Lennar has built over one million new homes for families across America.  Since 1954, our communities have catered to all lifestyles and family dynamics, whether you are a first-time or move-up buyer, multigenerational family, or active adult.   At Lennar, Everything’s Included in our homes, and Everyone’s Included on our team.  Our Everyone’s Included vision is to be as inclusive and diverse as the communities we build unleashing the power of diversity within our workforce to drive innovation & sustainable growth.   

Lennar's Core Values: Our commitment to Quality, Value, and Integrity is the underlying foundation upon which Lennar was built, and these three fundamental principles still guide us in caring for our customers, associates, trade partners, shareholders, and community.  

Regional Transactional Counsel Summary:

This Regional Transactional Counsel will proactively support the McGuff Region's residential real estate transactional activities. The Region's attorneys handle complex transactions in-house, partnering with Division associates on all facets of a transaction from the letter of intent stage through the closing. A strong commitment to quality legal representation and a collegial team atmosphere make the Region an outstanding place to continue a legal career.  

The Regional Transactional Counsel is responsible for handling all aspects of the transactional legal function for the Region, including drafting contracts and other transactional documents.

This position will play a critical role in supporting strategy execution and alignment of activities requiring legal support or advice across various Divisions. The Regional Transactional Counsel is directly involved in complex business transactions, negotiating and drafting critical contracts.  

This position can be based in the Portland division office (Vancouver, WA) or Seattle division office (Seattle, WA).

Responsibilities:

  • Serves as key lawyer/legal advisor on all business transactions, including but not limited to drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, easements, property transfer, financing and all other transactional documents.

  • Review due diligence materials and

  • Review and negotiate agreements; prepare and review contract and closing documents; review community master disclosure agreements.

  • Coordinate all aspects of the transaction and closing process, including monitoring contingencies, reviewing and preparing title objections, conducting title and survey and environmental reviews, clearing title and survey matters, and prepare closing documents.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor Degree from an accredited law school, excellent academic credentials and current member of the Washington, Oregon or California

  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience in a major law firm or in-house experience for corporation with an emphasis on drafting sophisticated real estate documents

  • Knowledge of Washington, Oregon and California law

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with an emphasis on contract and drafting abilities

  • Ability to travel frequently and over long distances, whether on aircraft or by other means.

This description outlines the basic tasks and requirements for the position noted. It is not a comprehensive listing of all job duties of the associates.  

FLSA Status: Exempt  

Life at Lennar:

Lennar recognizes our associates are the heart of the company’s success. Learn new skills, build your path, and become an integral part of the Lennar Family. Lennar associates will be eligible for many benefits in accordance with Lennar’s policies and applicable plan terms, including:

  • Health Insurance: Medical, Dental & Vision

  • Vacation – up to 3 weeks of vacation per year upon hire

  • Holidays, Sick Leave, & Personal Days

  • 401(k) Savings Plan with company match

  • Paid Maternity & Bonding Leave

  • New Hire Referral Bonus Program

  • Home Purchase Discount for Associates

  • Associate Assistance Plan

  • Student Debt Repayment Program

This information is intended to be a general overview and may be modified by the Company due to factors affecting the business.  

General Overview of Compensation: We reasonably expect the base compensation offered for this position to range from $159,088-$275,847, subject to adjustment based on business-related factors such as employee qualifications, geographic pay differentials, and operational considerations.

  • This position may be eligible for performance-based bonuses as determined in the Company’s sole discretion.

  • This position will be eligible for the described benefits listed in the above section.

This information is intended to be a general overview and may be modified by the Company due to factors affecting the business. #LI-NM1

  • This information is intended to be a general overview and may be modified by the company due to factors affecting the business.


General Overview of Compensation & Benefits:

We reasonably expect the base compensation offered for this position to range from an annual salary of $147,633.20 - $255,986, subject to adjustment based on business-related factors such as employee qualifications, geographic pay differentials (e.g., cost of labor/living, etc.), and operational considerations.
  • This position may be eligible for bonuses.
  • This position may be eligible for commissions.
  • This position will be eligible for the described benefits listed in the above section in accordance with Company Policy.
  • This information is intended to be a general overview and may be modified by the Company due to factors affecting the business.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Lennar is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws.