Attorney/Lawyer – Banking and Finance Group – Detroit Office – Full Time
Bodman PLC is one of Michigan’s leading business law firms with more than 150 lawyers and four offices. Bodman has a diverse client base that includes individuals and businesses in a variety of industries, with emphasis on financial services, automotive, real estate and construction, high tech, manufacturing, health care, and other sectors.
Bodman PLC was named by Corp! Magazine a “Diversity-Focused Company” and we are looking for a part-time Legal Administrative Assistant to join our Ann Arbor team. We are seeking talented individual who is committed to excellence and will thrive in an environment of collaboration.
Seeking a lawyer with one or more years of experience in commercial finance, secured transactions, real estate finance and/or corporate transactional matters. Experience with cross border transactions beneficial (but not required).
Admission to the Law Society of Ontario is required, as well as admission to the State Bar of Michigan or State Bar of California. Applicants licensed to practice in other states should have the requisite qualifications to waive into the State Bar of Michigan. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered. Excellent academic credentials required.
Represent banks, other financial institutions, and borrowers in connection with structuring and documenting U.S. domestic, Canadian domestic and cross-border loans (single-bank and syndicated).
Work with supervising U.S. attorneys and/or Ontario lawyer, as applicable, on commercial loan, commercial real estate finance, and equipment leasing matters. Primary responsibilities include (i) drafting and negotiation of loan and equipment lease documents, (ii) reviewing corporate due diligence (including UCC and PPSA lien searches, organizational documents, certificates of good standing, certificates of status, and litigation searches) and real estate due diligence (including review of title documents, PIN searches and surveys), (iii) assisting with transaction closings, and (iv) performing legal research.
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David Bosman, Recruiting Co-Chair, Bodman PLC, 201 W. Big Beaver Road, Suite 500, Troy, MI 48084. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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