Senior Counsel, Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate

November 28, 2022

Senior Counsel, Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate


Position Summary

3STEP Sports is looking to recruit an attorney with mergers and acquisitions and commercial real estate (purchase and sale and leasing) experience.  The successful candidate will work primarily on 3Step’s strategic business acquisitions and will lead our lease negotiations and real estate-related acquisitions.  The attorney will report to and work under the supervision of 3Step’s VP of M&A and will be highly visible to the entire senior leadership team.  3Step’s principal offices are located in a state-of-the-art development in Andover, Massachusetts although the role can be fully, partially or non-remote depending on the successful candidate.

Education and Qualification Requirements

  • Juris Doctorate from an ABA-accredited law school
  • Membership in good standing of the Massachusetts Bar (or member in good standing of another state bar and eligible for registration as an in-house attorney in Massachusetts)

Requisite Skills and Experience

  • 10+ years of legal experience in a mix of mergers and acquisitions, real estate and general corporate matters
  • Strong drafting, negotiating and communications (written and oral) skills required, including the ability to problem-solve and think creatively
  • Solid understanding of structuring M&A and real estate transactions including tax-related issues
  • Ability to understand business needs and partner with internal management, other internal and external team members and third parties
  • Proven ability to work quickly and to provide pragmatic and entrepreneurial advice and solutions in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to analyze and balance commercial imperatives and legal risks to deliver acceptable outcomes
  • Ability to juggle a varied and high-volume workload
  • Ability to set and consistently meet deadlines and closing dates
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team comprised of lawyers and business leadership
  • Ability to manage more junior team members
  • Comfort with delivering effective advice and guidance directly to the C-Suite.

About 3 Step Sports

3STEP Sports is the largest youth sports event and club operator in the nation, providing brands with the ability to impact more athletes than ever in a unique and authentic way. The 3STEP reach spans 40+ states and currently serves more than 2.5 million athletes. We deliver a premier, inspiring and authentic experience – dedicated to perfecting every aspect of the athlete funnel. Encompassing industry-leading tournaments, nationally spanning club programs, premier media content and more, 3STEP is the standard of the youth sports experience.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and 401(k) with employer match.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class