Senior Counsel
Real Estate
Updated on 2/7/2024
Flow

51-200 employees

Real estate enhancement platform
Company Overview
Flow's mission is to create a superior living environment that enhances the lives of our residents and communities by developing, acquiring, owning, and managing multifamily apartment buildings and the services and technology inside those buildings.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$350M

Founded

2022

Headquarters

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Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

41%

1 year growth

126%

2 year growth

578%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
CategoriesNew
Finance & Banking
Legal & Compliance
Real Estate
Requirements
  • JD and an active member of at least one state bar (NY preferred)
  • 6 years of experience (some in-house experience a plus!)
  • Admission in good standing to practice law (NY preferred)
  • Excellent business knowledge of real estate field, including nuances of real estate finance and operations
  • Superior contract drafting and deal negotiation skills
  • Fast!
  • Flexibility, creativity and agility allowing for ability to pivot quickly when necessary
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills with the ability to handle a variety of complex agreements under tight deadlines and high pressure
  • Proactive by nature and can act decisively
  • Team player committed to uplifting colleagues and the company
Responsibilities
  • Draft, review, and negotiate contracts for a wide range of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, leasing, property management agreements, financing, and ancillary real estate documents
  • Manage outside counsel to produce high-quality documents utilizing optimized cost structure
  • Work closely with the Real Estate and Finance teams to ensure deal terms capture all-important business needs and considerations and provide advice to proactively manage the company's legal and operational risks while supporting business goals
  • Lead legal due-diligence and coordinate and support broader DD efforts on all new investments
  • Ensure deals are structured in a manner that achieves compliance with local land use and zoning; arrange for licensing and regulatory approvals where necessary
  • Counsel relevant team members on key agreement terms, facilitating a smooth and professional relationship between property-facing teams and our property partners
  • Address lease and agreement interpretation issues, assess risk and make sound and practical judgment calls
Desired Qualifications
  • Some in-house experience