Current Openings

Real Estate Associate


This posting is for our Real Estate Associate opening in our Minneapolis office’s Commercial Real Estate Group.


Founded in 1965, Messerli Kramer is a top-20 law firm in Minnesota, with offices in Minneapolis, St. Paul and Plymouth, along with satellite offices in Denver, Milwaukee and Omaha.  We have a well- earned reputation within the business community of providing sound, reasoned and comprehensive legal advice.  With an emphasis on building lasting relationships with our clients, our professionals take the time to listen and understand their legal issues within the larger framework of their business as a whole.  Known for our dedication and responsiveness, our attorneys and staff are focused on finding pragmatic solutions and producing remarkable results for our clients.

Messerli Kramer serves individuals and businesses through three unique, yet complementary divisions. We represent a variety of clients across a series of practice groups:  Banking and Finance, Business Litigation, Corporate and Estate Planning, Commercial Real Estate and Family Law. This Real Estate Associate position will be housed in our renowned Commercial Real Estate Group.

Position Details

We are looking for a Real Estate Associate with 3-5 years of real estate transactional experience, including representing clients in commercial leasing, sale/acquisition, finance and real estate development transactions. Candidate will possess excellent communication and writing skills, attention to detail and strong academic credentials. The position offers an excellent opportunity for professional growth in a thriving and accomplished real estate practice and collegial work environment.


  • 3-5 years of experience as a licensed attorney
  • Ability to handle heavy deal volume and collaboration within the corporate and real estate teams
  • Must have strong legal writing skills, analytical skills, and ability to build relationships
  • Experience with a wide range of real estate transactions, including purchase and sale, financing, leasing, title and survey review, business structure and/or joint venture agreements/operating agreements.


We offer a comprehensive salary, one of the best benefit packages in the industry, and the opportunity to work with commensurate professionals who are experts in their field.


If you are a motivated and talented attorney who is looking for a new opportunity, please apply with your resume and salary expectations to: A writing sample and law school transcript (unofficial) will also be helpful.

Messerli Kramer is fully committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Messerli Kramer to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, military status, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other protected status.