Corporate Associate – Energy

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    ASAP
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date
    2024-03-25

Corporate Associate – Energy

Our client, an esteemed international law firm, is currently seeking a highly skilled and ambitious, UK-qualified Solicitor with between 3 to 6 years of PQE to join their London office on a permanent basis within the Corporate team dealing with M&A, Private Equity, Joint Ventures & Project Development in relation to Oil & Gas, Mining & Renewables.

Our Client

Our client is a globally renowned, full-service law firm, consistently recognised in various legal directories for their excellence across multiple practice groups and specialisms. The London office is well-established and plays a pivotal role in the firm’s international success. The Corporate Energy team forms a core part of the wider London Corporate Department, offering a collaborative and fulfilling work environment.

The Team

As a mid-level Associate in the Corporate Energy team, you will be responsible for managing deals, advising on corporate matters, and participating in multi-party negotiations. The role involves front-line management of transactions in the energy and natural resources sectors, focusing on M&A, joint ventures, private equity, and project development. The team is at the forefront of the energy landscape, actively involved in traditional assets, renewables, cleantech, and digital ventures.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will be a UK-qualified lawyer with excellent academic credentials, currently working in the corporate department of a leading City or US firm. You should have a keen interest and/or experience in the energy and natural resources sectors, coupled with first-rate technical skills. Business development experience and the ability to build strong client relationships are essential.

Why Apply

Joining our client’s team means being part of a truly global law firm with a rich history and a commitment to excellence. As a leading international law firm, our client offers a collaborative and supportive work environment as well as a respected hybrid working policy. The position comes with a competitive salary above market rate, reasonable target hours, a comprehensive benefits package, and promising career development opportunities within the fast-growing Corporate Energy team.

This is an opportunity to be part of a high-profile team and contribute to cutting-edge transactions in the energy sector. Please apply now if you wish to be considered!


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