Curtis Thaxter

Associate Attorney - Real Estate

Portland, ME 04101


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Curtis Thaxter is seeking a real estate and transactional associate to join the firm. The ideal candidate will have three to six years of relevant experience, be admitted to practice in Maine, and demonstrate strong legal and academic credentials and superior writing skills. Job responsibilities will include drafting documents, counseling clients and working on all aspects of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, financings, development and leasing. A considerable amount of this associate’s time will be devoted to supporting the firm’s affordable housing and community redevelopment practice, a major sector of the firm’s work. A successful associate will be willing to work with attorneys and staff at all levels, have a strong client service ethic, and be able to manage components of transactions, and eventually entire transactions, independently.

Curtis Thaxter prides itself in developing attorneys who are as dedicated and engaged in their communities as they are at work. We provide training and career opportunities that will help each individual to develop professionally while also providing time to enjoy a unique quality of life that only Maine can offer.

We offer competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package, and an opportunity to work on complex and engaging matters in a supportive and collaborative law firm environment.

We invite interested applicants to learn more about our firm’s culture and practice areas by visiting our website,, and to submit a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in the position to Patti Smith, Hiring Coordinator at

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Job Details
  • Posted On: February 14, 2024

  • Closing Date: Open Until Filled

  • Job Status: full-time

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