Attorney-Chicago - Magellan Development Group



Magellan Development Group is a premier developer and manager of urban communities that combine innovative architectural designs, high quality construction, and superior asset management. As Magellan continues its national expansion, we are seeking a transactional associate based in Chicago, Illinois.

Candidates must possess at least 3-4 years of substantive experience overseeing a wide variety of real estate transactions such as the acquisition, development, financing, leasing, and selling of retail, commercial, hotel, and multi-unit residential property. Opportunities in the areas of estate planning and litigation may also be available. The ideal candidate will possess excellent drafting skills and attention to detail. They will need to work independently and take responsibility for transactions as well as possess the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and balance conflicting priorities. They will demonstrate initiative, exercise professional discretion and independent judgement, possess strong time management skills, be an effective problem solver, and willing to pitch in to assist staff and colleagues.

Applicants must have a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school and be an active member of the Illinois Bar.

To be considered, applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample. Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with the candidate’s experience.