First Capital REIT - Legal Counsel - Commercial Leasing - Toronto

  • 5+ years experience
  • In-house
  • First Capital REIT
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

FIRST CAPITAL REIT [TSX: FCR.UN] is a leading owner, operator and developer of grocery anchored and mixed-use real estate located in Canada’s most densely populated cities. First Capital’s focus is on creating thriving urban neighbourhoods to generate value for businesses, residents, communities and investors. The company has become known for its highly selective and strategic locations in thriving high growth urban neighbourhoods, its functional design as well as excellence in property management. For more information, please visit

First Capital REIT is seeking an experienced Commercial Leasing Lawyer to join its first class team of professionals.

Reporting to the Vice President, Legal Affairs, the successful candidate will, working closely with the leasing, operations and construction teams, negotiate, draft and review a variety of lease agreements and ancillary documentation; provide advice with respect to landlord-tenant rights and obligations; provide advice on legal aspects relating to various operational issues; and support real estate transactions, including due diligence for a variety of matters. In addition, the candidate will have a law clerk reporting directly to them. The ideal candidate will have 5 + years of post-call commercial real estate experience focused on commercial leasing.

First Capital REIT is seeking a highly organized, results-oriented lawyer with a desire to actively contribute to the growth of the business. Strong relationship management skills and a team-first approach are essential.

If you have the requisite skill set, please apply in complete confidence to Danya Cohen (a Canadian qualified lawyer) at RainMaker Group.

As this is an exclusive assignment with RainMaker Group, any resumes sent directly to First Capital REIT will be re-directed to RainMaker Group.

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