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Energy and Projects Lawyer (Senior Associate)

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  • Sector:

    Private Practice

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0891

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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​Our Client

Our client is one of the leading global law firms with exceptional breadth of practice, deep industry knowledge and a global approach. They have over 50 offices internationally.

Department Description

Our client’s Infrastructure, Energy, Resources and Projects practice is one of the largest and broadest in the world.

​Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding of legal principles of own practice area, along with a working knowledge of other practice areas

  • Have project management responsibility, ensuring timely delivery to high quality standards.

  • Stays aware of legal developments affecting any specialist areas and regularly attends appropriate training sessions.

Client Focus

  • Have good working relationships with clients.

  • Have a good understanding of client, the sector and the associated risks and opportunities.

  • Actively works to develop and strengthen new client relationships.

Team Work

  • Acts as a source of advice to others, sharing knowledge and expertise.

  • Have strong relationships and profile amongst senior colleagues.

  • Ability to work effectively with others.


  • Understands the industry and market in which the practice team and clients operate.

  • Contributes to the management of the group/practice area by understanding the firm’s capabilities and business plan.

  • Takes an active role in managing the firm's reputation both in and out of work

  • Understands the responsibility to give back to our communities.

  • Understands the value of a diverse workforce.

Your Profile

Our client seeks a lawyer with infrastructure, energy, resources and project finance experience, ideally 5+ PQE (or equivalent experience). The successful candidate will work primarily on a wide range of transactional and projects related work (including M&A, structured transactions and equity financings) in the infrastructure and energy transition space. Candidates should be at a leading City or US firm. It is essential that the candidate has a strong academic background (minimum 2.1 degree) with excellent written communication and drafting skills.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 020 3778 0891
ReferenceCode: 35789

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