£80,000 - 100,000
Energy Commercial & Regulatory Senior Associate - City of London - Private Practice
Tier 1, global law firm has retained us to recruit an ambitious and talented Senior Associate Solicitor due to continued expansion.
As a global top 10 law practice, the firm provides legal advice and solutions to an international client base which includes some of the world's largest multinationals. Their teams of lawyers around the world operate seamlessly to deliver the legal know-how and strategic alignment that clients need from their advisors to help further their business interests. The firm has significant credentials in the technology, financial services, energy, infrastructure, real estate, and advanced manufacturing sectors.
The Global Energy Group is highly successful, acting on many of the most complex, strategic and high value energy and infrastructure transactions in both local and international markets. Within the energy team there are over 150 lawyers covering the full life cycle of a project, from development, financing, construction, operation, revenue optimisation, trading, re-financing and M&A. The team also advises corporate and industrial clients, many of which are household names, as they set to deliver their increasingly ambitious ESG and Net Zero targets.
The team's clients include significant international developers, sponsors, utilities, networks, funds, banks, corporates and industrials, oil & gas majors and government bodies.
The Global Energy Group has a focus on low carbon renewable energy generation but also covers other energy resources such as hydrogen, nuclear, interconnectors, battery storage, biofuels and carbon offsetting.
The Energy Commercial & Regulatory team is at the heart of all energy projects. It is complex, wide-ranging, and fast evolving work, which also makes it highly valued specialist work. It is also more topical and relevant than ever, driven for instance by COP26, ESG, Net Zero, the energy transition, and the current energy crisis. The team is essential to continue delivering top tier service to our energy clients as they deliver on their ESG/Net Zero commitments &projects.
The role will encompass a full remit of energy regulatory work and commercial negotiations on key commercial project documents (especially PPAs and grid agreements). As a senior role, it will also include responsibility for effectively managing critical aspects of client work and relationship & matter management, client & work generation and business development.
You will play a leading role on larger or more complex transactions, leveraging off the firm's unique selling points, including specialist sector expertise, international capability and a highly developed project management approach.
You will be encouraged to contribute proactively to strategic objectives including structured business development activities.
Ideally, you will be at least 2 years PQE or above and have solid experienced within Energy or infrastructure projects. Experience of international projects or managing cross border matters would be an advantage.
- Tier 1 firm
- Highly competitive salary structure
- Attractive benefits package
- First class training and career development programme
To apply for this position, please contact Richard Coward at BCL Legal