In-House Counsel Job in Toronto GTA, Canada

September 26, 2018

Our client is an established and progressive investment company with offices in the GTA. As one of Ontario’s prominent lenders, it has a successful track record of growth from year to year.


Job Description: In-House Counsel


Our client has an immediate opening for an In-House Counsel to join its team. The In-House Counsel will be responsible for managing a broad range of real estate-related legal issues and general commercial matters. Assistance from a law clerk will be provided. This is a rare opportunity for a talented lawyer seeking to combine professional growth with work-life balance at a progressive company poised for further success.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Handle a broad range of real estate-related legal matters, including mortgage documents/financing, review of agreements of purchase and sale, title review, deeds, title registration, status certificate review, and mortgage concerns.
  • Provide quick turnaround and high-quality work product.
  • Prepare resolutions and forms, and coordinate the collection of documents for transactions.


Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
  • Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
  • 4-7 years of experience in real estate matters, including residential real estate and secured financing transactions.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Entrepreneurial outlook and can-do approach.


For more information or to apply for this position, contact:

Jordan Priest, Recruitment Associate


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