Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
COUNSEL , Office of the General Counsel (OGC) , to provide advice, guidance, and assistance on a wide range of real estate and business issues. Specifically, will provide advice on design, construction, and property development; utilities and energy; facility services and contracts; land use, titles, and zoning; tax and regulatory issues and agreements; easements, licenses, and other land use agreements; leasing; acquisitions, and dispositions; and environmental issues. May also be called upon to work with the real estate legal team at MIT's Investment Management Company on commercial leasing and other matters. General transactional matters could include significant procurement agreements, collaborative agreements, and legal compliance advice across a spectrum of topics faced by a complex research institute like MIT.
REQUIRED : at least ten years of relevant experience; the ability to organize and manage multiple projects and prioritize competing client needs in an often-changing, cutting-edge environment; grounded judgment but highly flexible thinking; excellent communication and diplomacy skills; and the ability to perceive and explain to non-lawyers the practical application of law in complex situations. Admission to the Massachusetts Bar, or admission to another state's bar and ability to promptly gain admission to the Massachusetts Bar, is required. Job #17389-14
Internal Number: 17389
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