Link Logistics Real Estate ("Link") is an industrial real estate operating platform owned by Blackstone. Link currently manages a national portfolio of high-quality, well-located industrial assets totaling over 400 million square feet throughout the United States, with approximately $1.5B in the development pipeline. Established by Blackstone in 2019 as a best-in-class logistics real estate operating platform, Link brings customers the highest quality logistics portfolio, operating at the highest standard. The company's properties are at the center of the modern supply chain, helping its customers move products faster and more efficiently than ever before. Link's real estate investment business operates a diverse portfolio, including an unsurpassed selection of last-mile facilities in highly sought-after urban infill locations.
Blackstone is a global leader in real estate investing. Blackstone's real estate business was founded in 1991 and has $174B of investor capital under management. The company is one of the world's largest property owners, owning and operating assets across every major geography and sector, including logistics, multifamily, and single-family housing, office, hospitality, and retail.
The Legal Counsel position supports Link's efforts by providing legal guidance, counsel, and support to all departments within Link's industrial real estate management platform consisting of more than 400 million square feet and serving over 7,500 tenants.
Partner with transactional paralegals to provide efficient legal services to property managers, leasing representatives, construction managers, and other corporate departments.
Draft and negotiate corporate contracts (e.g., IT contracts, consulting agreements, software licenses).
Draft and negotiate ancillary lease documents (e.g., amendments, short-term leases, assignments, subleases, consents to transfers, guaranties, licenses, waivers/subordinations, terminations, letters of credit, confidentiality agreements).
Draft and negotiate ancillary property management documents (e.g., service contracts, construction agreements, management agreements, easements, hold harmless agreements, licenses, agreement terminations/extensions, entry indemnification agreements, bills of sale, association documentation, estoppels).
Interpret leases, draft tenant default/demand letters, and prepare other tenant correspondence.
Work with and monitor external legal counsel on various real estate matters.
Contact tenant attorneys to discuss and settle matters, as appropriate.
Oversee additional corporate functions and legal projects on an as-needed basis.
REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Juris doctorate degree with at least 3-5 years of relevant law firm or in-house experience.
Licensed as a practicing attorney in good standing.
Excellent technical and interpersonal skills required.
Excellent written and oral communications skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products.
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, growth-oriented company.
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