This attorney will assist in legal issues for the firm's global operations/transactions and lead the Americas compliance program. This attorney will report to CBRE Global Investors' Deputy General Counsel, who is at the firm's headquarters in Los Angeles. By necessity, a strong and close working relationship will exist between the candidate and the senior management of the Americas as well as global business.
Specific responsibilities will include:
Overseeing legal matters for both the Americas and global business, including advising and negotiating on corporate transactional matters, supervising outside counsel and overseeing the structuring of investment programs (including negotiations with investors and clients), labor & employment, regulatory, litigation, corporate governance, fund-level compliance and risk management matters;
Overseeing the Americas compliance program, including collaborating with the Global Chief Compliance Officer to strategically manage and administer the local compliance program and ongoing compliance activities, such as developing and implementing policies and procedures, monitoring the effectiveness of controls and performing local compliance review functions.
Working directly with the senior management and leaders of the dedicated teams to provide advice on the implementation of strategic and tactical business plans and objectives;
Responsibility for developing and implementing best practices and process improvements, and coordinating between business units and oversees operations;
Responsibility for legal planning, working with outside counsels and monitoring transactional execution at the fund level
This attorney should have around 4- years of extensive broad, general real estate/corporate and commercial transactions experience, preferably including investment management and private equity experience;
Knowledge of regulatory requirements and structuring applicable to the real estate investment management business and promotion of investment products is also preferred;
Top academic credentials and major law firm training are required;
The successful candidate will be a practical-minded business attorney who is a team player, enthusiastic, energetic, pro-active, responsive and service-driven;
The successful candidate needs to be an effective communication and have the ability to build strong personal relationships with management, have a
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