Commercial Energy Solicitor

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Contract Type:
£45,000 - 70,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
23rd February 2021
Commercial Energy Solicitor - Associate/Senior Associate level - Birmingham or home based · Top ranked international law firm is seeking a Commercial Energy Solicitor to join its leading energy practice in Birmingham. This opportunity is offered on a full or part-time (4 days a week), permanent basis and those who wish to be home based are encouraged to apply provided they can attend occasional face-to-face meetings in either Birmingham or London. Excellent salary commensurate with experience. The Role · As a Commercial Energy Solicitor in this team, you would: - Work in one of the most dynamic and economically robust sectors of the UK economy, which is high on the political agenda. - Manage a varied caseload, advising on (and often developing) a wide range of commercial contracts relevant to the sector; from long term high-value power purchase and fuel supply agreements to multi-party industry codes. - Support energy transactional work; developing, financing and selling energy generation and infrastructure projects working closely with a wide range of colleagues from across the firm. - Help to structure projects; advising on commercial contracts and providing specialist due diligence input in support of corporate/finance colleagues. - Work with a client base that includes governments, regulatory bodies, major utilities, project developers, network owners/operators, energy suppliers and a wide range of major corporates on energy related matters. About You · To be successful in your application for this Commercial Energy Solicitor vacancy, you will have: - A minimum of 6 months' experience with a strong emphasis on commercial contracts or possibly regulatory matters during that time whether from private practice or in-house and a keen desire to focus on the energy sector moving forward. - At the more senior end of the experience bracket, strong commercial experience and proven track record in advising on energy related matters. - Strong research skills and the ability and confidence to produce accurate, succinct written advice to clients. - A good teamwork ethic. - Strong client relationship skills. - Depending on level, the ability to supervise juniors. The Offering · The successful Commercial Energy Solicitor will be rewarded with: - A highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. - Strong partner support within a team of experts renowned for their knowledge and experience in the energy sector. - Flexible, supportive and inclusive team environment. - Genuine progression opportunities and an immediate client facing role. - The opportunity to work on a wide range of energy projects with a strong international flavour. - The option to be largely home based with occasional visits to the firm's Birmingham or London office. Apply Now! · To be considered for this Commercial Energy Solicitor vacancy, apply here with an up to date copy of your CV or contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal for further information. · BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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