Commercial Solicitor

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
23 Feb 2021
23 Mar 2021
Laura Gripton
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

About the role

This busy Commercial team is one of the largest in the UK acting for a broad client base including governments, regulatory bodies, energy suppliers, project developers, major utilities, network owner/operators and a wide range of corporates. No two days are the same and daily tasks will include:

- 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

- Supporting energy transactional work including developing, financing and selling energy generation and infrastructure projects, working closely with other teams in the firm

- Helping structure projects, advising on commercial contracts and providing specialist due diligence input supporting the corporate and finance teams

In particular, this opportunity presents an exciting opportunity to work alongside experts in this field with Partners being highly commended in the Legal 500.

About the person

The successful Commercial Solicitor will be a UK qualified solicitor with at least 6 months' experience gained in Commercial matters. Ideally you will have experience in energy work but this is not a pre-requisite to apply for the role.

Alongside an exceptional academic record, key skills that you will possess include a keen attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a thirst for knowledge, client focus and the ability to identify and develop appropriate networking opportunities.

About the firm

This international firm are very well regarded in the Birmingham market and boast one of the largest Commercial teams. They promote agile working and are based in the heart of Colmore Business District so are a key player in the Birmingham market. 9:30am-5:30pm working hours as standard but they are happy to consider alternative arrangements. Please note that all fee earners are currently working from home.

For further information on this or other similar roles please contact Laura Gripton at Robert Walters on 0121 260 2512 or email

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