Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 2 to 4 years of experience in commercial real estate transactions. Experience with leasing and mergers & acquisitions is preferred. Candidate must have the ability to multi-task and manage tight deadlines, proactively move transactions through to completion and/or closing. Must possess a Juris Doctorate degree from an ABA accredited law school. Office location is flexible. Ideally, qualified candidates can be resident in our Austin, Atlanta, Denver, Naples, Orlando, Tampa or Winston-Salem offices. Bar admission or ability to obtain admission promptly in the state where work is being performed is required.
We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package:
Job Type: Full-Time; Salaried
Schedule: Monday through Friday; additional time may be required
Salary range: $172,500 - $195,000Bonus: Discretionary bonus eligibility
Benefits: Paid Time Off, professional and client development allowance, Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, 401k Profit Sharing Plan (employee-only contribution plan), and Transportation (parking and transit) Program.
About the Firm
Akerman LLP is ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States by The American Lawyer and a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate and other dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America. To learn more about our firm, please visit us at www.akerman.com.
- Top 100 U.S. Law Firms (The American Lawyer)
- Ranked among the Top 10 Law Firms for Private Equity M&A Transactions in The South by PitchBook
- Among the Most Innovative Law Firms (Financial Times)
- Top 4 Large Law Firms for Diversity (Law360)
- Top 5 Large Law Firms for Highest Representation of Women (Law360)
- Ranked #6 Among Large Law Firms for Minority Attorneys (Law360)
- "Best Law Firms for Women" (Working Mother Magazine)
- "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" (100% rating by Corporate Equality Index)
- Top 50 Firm for Diversity (The American Lawyer Diversity Scorecard)
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