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Energy Associate

£80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum Excellent benefits
London UK Scotland London

This Legal 500, international firm is seeking to appoint an experienced Corporate Energy Lawyer (5 PQE) to their industry-leading team.

For Senior Associates looking for a lucrative opportunity to support some of the largest and high-powered oil & gas M&A work internationally, this is an opportunity to enter a Top 25 firm and with clear Partnership potential.

This role is based in Scotland and is highly flexible whereby we can accommodate how and where you want to work.

The Firm

This multinational firm has an unparalleled reputation for providing exemplary service across a range of sectors. It has numerous Legal 500 Tier 1 rankings and Chambers & Partners top-ranked departments, as well as countless ranked individuals and rising stars. It is renowned for the legal talent it attracts, which is a testament to both the quality of the work, the ongoing staff development and the working culture.

Despite its size, notable growth and strong profits, staff at the firm report a friendly and warm working environment and a management team who genuinely care for their workers.

The firm has won numerous awards in recognition of the outstanding quality of the work produced, as well as for successfully cultivating an inclusive and diverse workplace.

Employees should expect exposure to top-quality international clients, as well as some of the foremost UK businesses and organisations and to receive support from some of the premier legal talent in the UK.

Culturally, the business has a cutting-edge and innovative feel which is balanced by the friendly and collaborative nature of the office environment.

The Role

Working in one of the premier Corporate Energy teams in Europe the successful candidate will have the opportunity to support some of the largest energy acquisition projects both in the UK and internationally.

As part of this prestigious team, you will primarily work on upstream oil and gas M&A, supporting sector work which is transforming the face of the energy market globally. Projects including decommissioning, repurposing and supporting new developments vital to on-going Energy security.

The team has a clear and quick progression pathway, and you will be supported by leading Partners to develop towards Legal Director and Partnership status.

You will be in a strong position to develop market-leading expertise in the Energy sector with a team renowned for developing rising legal stars.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Is a highly experienced Corporate lawyer (either with in-house or private practice) with strong upstream oil and gas-specific expertise.
  • Can manage a varied caseload with a range of clients
  • Has strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with large clients

What's on offer

  • An opportunity to join an international firm with an esteemed reputation
  • Career development opportunities and a clear pathway towards leadership
  • Culturally ingrained flexible working
  • Market leading salary
  • Lucrative bonus
  • Excellent benefits package

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