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Assistant Counsel

Glen Allen, VA, USA Req #96
Monday, July 22, 2019

We’re looking for amazing people! Come join VHDA as an Assistant Counsel. This important role will be responsible for documenting and closing VHDA’s rental housing (muti-family) mortgage loans, loan servicing issues and general corporate legal work.  Our ideal candidate is a results-oriented lawyer with expertise in multifaceted commercial transactions, managing legal risks and in negotiating complex agreements and financial instruments. You will have a strong interest in leading change to meet organizational goals and the ability to apply legal concepts to meet business objectives and develop practical solutions.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Documenting and closing multi-family loan transactions on behalf of VHDA.

  • Addressing legal aspects of servicing issues (approval of easements, transfers of ownership, loan increases, workouts, foreclosures, etc.).

  • Advising VHDA on legal issues involving its multi-family lending programs.

  • Assisting with general corporate matters.

Qualified candidates must possess 1-3 years’ prior experience in commercial real estate transactions. JD from an accredited law school and a Virginia State Bar license. Experience in a law firm, title company or lender with exposure to documenting and closing multi-family loans is preferred.

VHDA is one of the nation’s premier housing finance organizations. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer educational opportunities to help your advancement through classroom and online programs. We offer on-site free parking.
This position will be located at VHDA’s Glen Allen, VA office.


Applications and resumes are accepted online only at:

This position will remain open until filled.


Hiring Range: $90,683 - $117,884

Background and credit checks will be performed as a condition of employment.

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  • Glen Allen, VA, USA