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IN-HOUSE: Senior Commercial Disputes Counsel - Energy Company

Noble Legal Limited
Closing date
5 Jul 2024

Job Details

As the lead lawyer, you will ensure smooth and efficient handling of litigation for the business. You will be key in achieving the retail KPIs alongside the Retail Managing Director and Executive Team. Collaborating closely with the Head of Debt, you will be part of a dynamic, fast-growing, publicly listed company with significant complexity. This role demands a high intellectual capacity and a hands-on approach, pivotal as the company aims for £1 billion in revenue.

The company are looking for a commercially savvy individual who grasps the nuances of a flat organizational structure and the intricacies of legal and industry-specific matters. Your goal will be to drive commercial efficiencies, manage risks, and ensure operational excellence.

Some Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement commercial strategies to strengthen their legal standing in alignment with business objectives.
  • Handle all commercial debt legal matters, ensuring successful resolutions through constructive collaboration across the organization.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships internally and externally, ensuring top-notch service.
  • Oversee daily operations to ensure efficiency and regulatory compliance.
  • Stay updated on legal and industry trends, providing insights to inform decision-making.

Some Key Requirements:

  • UK-qualified solicitor with a minimum of 10 years PQE, with relevant in-house experience or possibly in private practice.
  • Expertise in commercial and consumer law.
  • High attention to detail and excellent drafting skills.
  • Proven leadership capabilities, with experience managing teams in various disciplines.
  • Ability to operate strategically and engage in detailed work.
  • Extensive knowledge of B2B or B2C commercial environments.

To be considered for this role you should have previous experience in an energy company or a similar large organisation.

Office is based in the Midlands but open to remote working with office visits required as per business needs.

Generous remuneration package plus 20-30% bonus and a chance to progress your legal career with a forward-thinking company.

For a confidential chat, please don't hesitate to call (0)20 7691 2888 and ask for one of our dedicated consultants.

The clients we represent and Noble Legal are open and inclusive employers, who seek to understand, encourage and celebrate diversity, making them a place where a sense of belonging is fostered.


With more than 50 years combined recruitment experience, Noble Legal are experts in placing private practice and in-house lawyers in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Paris and Brussels. We work on behalf of top tier firms and blue chip co’s.

Company info
020 7691 2888
First Floor
330 High Holborn
United Kingdom

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