Corporate Energy Lawyer

Hays Legal
England, London
£75000.0 - £90000.0 per annum + 80000
29 Nov 2023
27 Dec 2023
Ellena Shipley Manning
Full Time
Practice Areas
Corporate, M&A
4-6 Years
Experience Level
Mid Level

Your new company
A top 50 full-service law firm with local, national and international reach. The firm is diverse in its expertise and prides itself on being solution driven and, commitment to the client's needs is the top priority. The firm takes pride in its drive to create a sustainable business which is a core part of its identity and takes responsibility for inspiring both employees and clients to promote clean energy and to deliver positive, environmental, economic and social outcomes. Lastly, the firm believes in investing in its employees' innovation and professional development, aiming to provide a forward-thinking working environment for all its staff.
Your new role
You will work with a variety of clients within the renewables sector on technologies such as solar, hydro and battery, to name a few. Drafting and negotiating complex arrangements for both the corporate energy team and the clean energy team will be a large part of the position, as well as managing complicating transactions, including advising on disposals and acquisitions, joint ventures and profit share agreements. Day to day, you will work as part of a close and flexible team, working collaboratively with all members on a range of general company law transactions and compliance.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years post-qualification experience and will currently or have previously worked at a London firm. Experience of managing clean energy M&A deals is crucial to being successful in this position, along with experience in national and international VC, PE and M&A transactions. The successful candidate will have a commercial mindset with a keen interest in business development, understand the clients' needs and be an ambitious and enthusiastic team player.

What you'll get in return

  • Private medical insurance.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Life insurance.
  • 25 days annual leave.

What you need to do now

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