NQ Legal Counsel – Global Energy Business – London

£Attractive Package
27 Nov 2018
20 Dec 2018
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a growing and dynamic business listed on more than one exchange. Our client is a world leading, international service provider within the oil & gas industry.

Due to increased business and potential, our client is now seeking to recruit two commercial lawyers to join their growing in-house team. Lawyers will work in a niche team advising all divisions within the business and report directly to the General Counsel. 

As an in-house lawyer, you can anticipate working on a variety of matters: drafting, review, negotiation and advising on various commercial agreements. M&A, JVs, dispute management, compliance, corporate and international matters. You will enjoy working on stimulating and challenging projects.

This is the perfect opportunity for a Private Practice lawyer looking for their first move in-house, or an experienced In-House Counsel, to join the team of this well-known and successful international business.


  • Eligible to work in the UK and a qualified Lawyer ideally with a top law firm background
  • 1 – 3 years PQE*
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in commercial law
  • In-house experience i.e. secondment would be advantageous
  • Upstream oil and gas, shipping/maritime, engineering sector experience (desired)

To be considered for the position, please contact Ted Douglas at McKenzie Douglas, ted.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk.

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*We do not preclude on PQE.

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