Time to take control of your career? Tired of being a small fish in a big pond? Maybe it’s time to switch ponds. Lerch Early seeks a talented commercial real estate transactions attorney with a reasonable portable book of business. If you can bring 8+ years of experience in acquisitions, leasing, financing, and development, we will provide a stable, transparent, friendly, and collaborative workplace where you can expand your practice and reap the rewards of doing so. You will know the people making decisions in the firm and you can be one of them. You will know where you and your colleagues stand each day in terms of billable hours, production and work credits so that at compensation time, there are no disappointing surprises.

Lerch Early provides operational and financial support by a team of experienced professionals, along with great hands-on marketing and business development support. The firm also provides tremendous cross-selling opportunities with other firm practice groups in a mid-size firm environment with a single office location.

The firm seeks attorneys who are looking to make a long-term commitment and many of the firm’s attorneys have been with the firm for more than 15 years. This fosters a collaborative atmosphere, a focus on internal succession planning of practices and responsibilities, and stability.


Lerch Early 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 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 Lateral position.