• Lawyer, Related Hudson Yards Manager

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    4623
    Function
    Legal
    Location Name
    350 W 31st St
  • Overview

    Related Hudson Yards Manager LLC is looking to hire a highly qualified real estate lawyer to oversee the legal aspects of the property manager for Hudson Yards.    This lawyer will advise on, handle and manage a variety of complex and high value contracts collaborating with various parties and often under time pressure. The role reports to the President of Related Hudson Yards Manager LLC and will work in collaboration with the legal team for Hudson Yards and Related.

    Responsibilities

    • Give accurate and timely counsel to the property management team on a variety of topics (operational contracts, labor issues, leasing issues, potential partnerships, etc.)
    • Draft, advise on and negotiate contracts for the operation of office and retail buildings; resolve vendor issues concerning property operations and construction services
    • Draft and negotiate modifications to office leases
    • Resolve landlord and tenant disputes
    • Manage outside counsel within budgetary guidelines

    Qualifications

    • Juris Doctor from an accredited law school
    • Licensed to practice law in the State of New York, with at least 5 years’ experience
    • Prior relevant work experience in a reputable law firm and/ or property manager is a prerequisite; ideal candidate will experience in both in-house and law firm environments
    • Proven ability to manage people
    • Demonstrated ability to voice opinions appropriately and take unpopular positions when necessary.
    • Experience with privacy laws and/or intellectual property is a bonus
    • Proven ability to effectively collaborate and building partnerships with legal peers
    • Ability to flex quickly and easily to changing business needs and priorities

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