Director, Legal Affairs

Please note that this position is filled

Our client, a leader in real estate and commercial finance, is currently seeking a Director, Legal Affairs for a fourteen (14) month maternity leave replacement with the possibility of obtaining a permanent position.

Full time, Temporary
Montreal - Toronto
Executive and High-Level Management, Legal


  • Competitive salary;
  • Guaranteed bonus of 20% at the end of the contract;
  • 100% work from home policy for the moment, and hybrid formula in 2022 when health & sanitary measures allow it (3 days at the office, 2 days at home);
  • Prestigious clientele and very large financing file;
  • Possibility of obtaining a permanent role at the end of the contract;
  • Group insurance plan;
  • Work environment based on innovation, involvement, and collaboration.


  • Bachelor of Laws (civil and / or Common Law) and member of the Quebec or Ontario Bar;
  • At least 7 (seven) years of experience in financing or real estate law;
  • Developed analytical skills, autonomy, proactivity, excellent communication skills and a keen business sense;
  •  Bilingualism (French and English).


  • Prepare and revise documents relating to real estate financing;
  • Negotiate and set up structures, syndication and restructuring of loans;
  • Write and present legal opinions as well as loan and guarantee documents, in addition to participating in the negotiation of guarantee documents;
  • Supervise external mandates;
  • Manage the process of signing and approving legal documents;
  • Ensure compliance of financing approval documents;
  • Act as a support for the various head of departments;
  • Participate in legislative monitoring.

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