Contract Attorney

HomeServices of AmericaEden Prairie, MinnesotaFull Time

Who We Are: We are looking for a Contract Attorney to join one of the nation’s largest residential real estate services companies — HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate. HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, is the holding company for top-name real estate brokerages and home ownership services companies from coast-to-coast, including Minnesota market leader Edina Realty. With roots in residential real estate, our family of brokerage, mortgage, title and escrow, insurance companies and franchise networks comprise an enterprise that garners respect throughout the industry. As our company innovates and positions for the future, we are creating a new shared services organization which will provide exceptional delivery of support services to our entire family of companies. This new position within our Shared Success Center will be at the center of the action from initial planning to launch and ongoing operations, providing an amazing opportunity for your talents to make an impact!

Position Description: The Contract Attorney will review, negotiate, and draft vendor contracts; identify and escalate material contract issues.

Key areas of responsibility for the position include:

  • Review, negotiate, and draft vendor contracts and other commercial agreements.
  • Work with company’s IT-security department to properly manage security risks of technology-vendor contracts.
  • Work with internal and external business partners to manage the submission and review of vendor contracts and other commercial agreements.
  • Develop guidelines and best-practice procedures related to contract management.
  • Perform any additional responsibilities as requested or assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • J.D. from accredited U.S. law school
  • 4+ years relevant law practice in a corporate legal department, law firm, or equivalent setting
  • Demonstrated drafting ability and attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Preference for experience negotiating and drafting technology agreements that raise cybersecurity risks
  • Bar admission to practice law in at least one state

What We Offer: We offer a competitive pay and benefits program including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid parental leave, STD, LTD and a great PTO plan!

Our Shared Success Center will be opening a new office soon in Eden Prairie, MN. Our location features many modern amenities, access to onsite parking and public transit, plus an opportunity for hybrid work arrangements!

Equal Employment Opportunity

No agencies please! HomeServices does not accept unsolicited resumes from outside agencies. We maintain a small group of preferred agencies that we will use if appropriate. Thank you for your cooperation.

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