Lerch, Early & Brewer, a full-service commercial law firm in Bethesda, Maryland, is seeking an attorney with 3-5 years of real estate transactions experience to support our growing Commercial Real Estate practice.

As a mid-level associate attorney, you would work alongside experienced and highly skilled senior attorneys representing real estate developers and investors in all aspects of commercial real estate acquisitions, development, sales, leasing and finance. Qualified candidates will have experience drafting purchase and sale agreements, leases, financing documents, development agreements, reciprocal easement agreements, condominium documents, and similar documents at a private law firm.

Lerch Early is committed to developing associate attorneys through mentoring and training. You will experience significant client contact and learn to develop strong client relationships as well as strong business development skills. Candidates with strong ties to the community preferred.

Excellent writing and analytical skills are required. Candidates must be licensed in Maryland, the District of Columbia or Virginia and must enjoy practice and client development in a team environment. Regional experience is preferred but not required.

For additional information about our Commercial Real Estate practice at Lerch Early, refer to the following web link: https://www.lerchearly.com/services/real-estate/

Compensation and Benefits:

Lerch Early offers competitive compensation commensurate with experience and unlimited bonus plans based on performance. The firm also offers excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and 401(k). The firm is conveniently located near the Bethesda Metro.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and hire attorneys and staff with a broad variety of backgrounds and capabilities.  

Help Us Learn About You:

The best applicants provide a cover letter (attached to your resume) telling us about your applicable commercial real estate experience and your interest in working at Lerch Early. We’d love to learn about you, so please share information you think distinguishes you from other candidates.

Application Instructions: 

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] and note that you are applying for the Real Estate Associate position.