Posting Date: July 12, 2017 Closing Date: July 26, 2017
Job Title: Assistant Attorney General Position Type: Regular Full Time
Location: Maryland Department of Transportation Headquarters, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, Maryland 21076
Description: The Office of the Attorney General, Maryland Department of Transportation, is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Attorney General to represent the Department, including its modal administrations. The position will primarily provide advice and representation, including drafting and negotiating services, in connection with complex real estate transactions in which the Department is involved. This position may also provide advice and representation on other issues, including but not limited to procurement activities, grants, public finance, Public Information Act requests, ethics, and commercial transactions. This position also involves reviewing proposed legislation and regulations and providing advice to various boards and commissions.
Experience: The ideal candidate will have at least three years of substantive commercial real estate legal experience including, but not limited to, a strong understanding of: property acquisitions and dispositions, development processes required to take raw or under-utilized property from its current state to a finished project, mitigation and allocation of risk, the processes needed to identify and mitigate environmental conditions, use of ground leases, easements, construction documents and other real estate documents to control the development process and the various vehicles used by developers to finance and re-finance real estate projects. Experience with transit oriented development, joint development or public-private-partnerships is desirable. The ability to read and understand title reports, surveys, environmental reports, and construction drawings is also desirable. Procurement experience as well as litigation experience would be a plus. Maryland Bar required.
Submission: Interested persons should submit resumes, a writing sample, and references to: Cheryl Brown-Whitfield, Principal Counsel, Maryland Department of Transportation, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076, or by email to email@example.com, by the close of business on July 26, 2017.
The Maryland Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in the workplace.
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