• About the Firm: Marriott International, Inc. is an American multinational diversified hospitality company that manages and franchises a broad portfolio of hotels and related lodging facilities.
  • About the role: We are seeking to appoint n in-house Development Corporate Counsel, with a minimum of 5-years’ PQE, to work in our London office.
  • Looking for: Among your many attributes we are looking to secure your commitment to maintaining the highest ethical standards and acting with integrity; your experience with franchising or hotel management agreements preferred; your experience with complex real estate transactions, financings, and joint ventures, including a substantial proportion of cross-border transactions; and your solid contract drafting and negotiating skills and ability to think strategically both from a business and legal perspective.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, responsibility for providing legal advice and guidance to support owned, leased, franchised, managed, residential and mixed-use development projects throughout Europe, including drafting and negotiating management and franchise agreements, residential licensing and management agreements, leases, purchase and sale contracts, and guarantees.
  • And more: You will provide advice on proposed transactions with respect to confidentiality agreements, structuring the transaction, letters of intent, and trade area restrictions; and draft and negotiate management and franchise agreements, residential licensing and management agreements, guarantees, and related agreements and coordinate various conversion matters on the takeover of existing properties.

Marriott Hotels International Limited