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Come grow with us. DLA Piper is a place where each of us has the freedom to evolve and shape our careers. As you progress, you’ll deliver exceptional, innovative solutions – and create outstanding, sustainable results for our industry-shaping clients. You will have the opportunity to be surrounded by peers who possess complimentary expertise that allow for collaboration in finding solutions, and the chance to direct your own growth and pursue a wide range of practice opportunities for clients with diverse needs. Your brightest ideas will enhance how one of the world’s leading law firms combines practice-area expertise, modern industry insights and an expansive geographic footprint to help our clients shape their businesses and industries.
DLA Piper is seeking a Managing Director to join our Investment Management & RECM group in Chicago. The ideal candidate will have a JD and at least 5 years of transactional experience including acquisitions / dispositions of real estate, joint ventures of commercial real estate, and financing of commercial real estate. The Managing Director is responsible for assisting group leadership with budgeting, staffing, tracking the lifecycle of transactions, conflicts, billing, collections, hiring, training, and knowledge content.
Additional qualifications include:
Superior communication skills coupled with demonstrated ability to present complex information to senior leadership.
Ability to be innovative, creative and operate in a proactive manner with a broad range of professionals.
Demonstrated leaderships skills to include problem solving, planning, negotiating and decision-making for effective management.
Ability to serve as a strategic advisor.
Proven dedication to assisting the firm in delivering exceptional client service both internally and externally.
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