Real Estate Law Clerk
This role within the City of Markham's Legal Services Department is an opportunity not only to showcase your experience as a commercial real estate law clerk but also to gain experience and cross-train in administering development agreements by learning from your colleagues.
As a Real Estate Law Clerk, you will report to the City Solicitor, and support both the City Solicitor and the Assistant City Solicitor (Real Estate), as you complete all aspects of real estate acquisition, disposition and lease transactions. You will also be a member of the Legal Services Administrative Support team and, as such, will provide administrative support to solicitors and back-up support to the administrative assistants and clerks within the Department and the Manager, Real Property, on an as-needed basis.
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
More specifically, as a Real Estate Law Clerk, you will:
Your professional profile will include the following highlights:
The City of Markham, a municipality with more than 350,000 residents, centrally located in the Greater Toronto Area, is home to over 400 corporate head offices and more than 1,100 high-tech and life science companies. Founded in the 1790s, Markham is Canada's most diverse community, enjoying a rich heritage, outstanding community planning and services, and a vibrant local economy. Markham has received the Excellence Canada Gold Award for Organizational Quality & Healthy Workplace, and multiple heritage and environmental awards. Committed to being a model of public service excellence, with a workforce that is representative of the population we serve, we are looking for people who share our values and are champions of innovative practices.
For more information on this Real Estate Law Clerk position, and to apply online by Sunday, August 27, 2017, please visit our website at markham.ca/jobs.
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