Careers at Cummings

Real Estate / Corporate Attorney


Cummings Properties has an immediate opening for a real estate attorney on its in-house team that drafts, reviews, and negotiates commercial leases. The position, located in Woburn, offers a rewarding career with myriad intellectual challenges and regular collaboration with senior management and company counsel. The ideal candidate will leverage sound judgment, creativity, passion to succeed, and problem-solving skills to facilitate the transactions that are vital to the business.

You Will:

  • Review and draft commercial leases and other corporate/real estate agreements.
  • Work closely with sales staff to ensure agreements reflect business goals, while simultaneously protecting the company’s financial/legal interests.
  • Provide sound advice regarding negotiation strategy and deal structure.
  • Contribute to a collective effort to improve the company’s preparation, review, negotiation, and processing of transactions.


  • Law degree and 3+ years of practice experience. Must reside in the greater Woburn area.
  • Experience drafting and negotiating commercial leases and corporate transactions.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; impeccable attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated, reliable, organized, and responsive.
  • Demonstrated success collaborating with sales professionals in results-oriented environment.
  • Good business judgment; ability to balance business and legal risks.

About Cummings: One of the most financially stable commercial real estate firms in the country, Cummings Properties is driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, a belief in collaboration, and a dedication to giving back to the community. For more than 50 years, our firm has operated and thrived with a culture that emphasizes open communication and innovative thinking. Its philanthropic affiliate, Cummings Foundation, is one of the largest private foundations in New England and has awarded grants totaling more than $300 million to date to greater Boston nonprofits. Learn more at

In addition to unlimited career advancement and growth potential, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • Cummings Properties Employee Ownership Trust
  • Competitive salary and opportunities for bonuses
  • Paid holiday, vacation, sick, and personal time
  • Retirement savings plan with Company match
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Interested applicants are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to Cummings Properties is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In the interest of the safety and health of our employees and clients, we maintain a ZERO TOLERANCE policy in regards to prohibited drug use and alcohol or marijuana abuse. Any employee who is under the influence of or uses alcohol or prohibited drugs, or marijuana of any kind, during any workday, shall be subject to immediate discharge. More information about the Cummings organization is available at and

***Full vaccination against COVID-19 is required for this position.***