In-House Counsel Job in Toronto GTA, Canada

September 26, 2018

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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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