Regulatory Legal Counsel – Natural Resources

North West
£Attractive Package
02 Nov 2021
30 Nov 2021
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

Household name group seeks to recruit a Regulatory Legal Counsel. This could suit a solicitor, barrister or legal executive. Our client will consider a full or part-time role.


Working as part of a specialist team within the group legal team who advise the business across a broad range of information and  regulatory matters, raising commercial awareness within the business, overseeing statutory duties and taking early action. This could be either non-contentious or contentious matters  or a mix of both.

These could include:

  • Environmental law
  • Planning
  • Information law
  • Data protection
  • Health and safety
  • Competition and anti-bribery
  • Highways and transport
  • Prosecutions – running and defending



We are looking for:

  • A Regulatory Lawyer with significant legal experience in some of the areas above
  • Qualified solicitor, barrister or legal executive
  • Inhouse experience, preferably within a similar sector (energy, utilities, infrastructure, construction, engineering) or with a well-regarded law firm advising similar businesses
  • Self-sufficient and able to hit the ground running
  • Strong interpersonal, commercial and team skills
  • Confident and able to work with senior management



Package on Offer:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Health & dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Enhanced annual leave
  • Product discounts
  • Free gym and parking



Our client will consider flexible working including home working for candidates who are also prepared to travel to the office a few days a week.


If you are interested in this Regulatory Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui Douglas. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch. 

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