linkedin

Back to job search

Energy Projects Associate (5+PQE) – US Law Firm

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

  • Contact email:

    jonathan@rutherfordsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0891

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-01-18

​Our Client

Join a dynamic team at a leading US Law firm, where excellence meets innovation. We are currently seeking a talented Energy Lawyer to become a key player in our practice, handling groundbreaking energy projects with the promise of market-leading compensation.

Main Duties

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

  • Craft, negotiate, and meticulously review a diverse array of energy-related supply agreements, such as power purchase agreements, procurement contracts, and off-take and interconnection agreements.

  • Stay abreast of dynamic changes in energy regulations and policies within the UK and EU, ensuring that all projects and contracts not only meet but exceed legal requirements and industry benchmarks.

  • Offer strategic legal counsel and unwavering support throughout the entire life cycle of energy-related projects, from initial development and financing to construction, operation, and potential asset acquisition or divestiture.

Your Profile

  • Possess a robust legal background with a minimum of 5 years of experience within the legal energy sector, gained either in a law firm or in-house, showcasing your deep understanding of the field.

  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of EU and UK laws pertaining to energy, coupled with the ability to provide lucid guidance on a spectrum of project related matters to senior stakeholders and leadership.

  • Exhibit exceptional judgment, complemented by strong communication and collaboration skills.

  • Be a qualified Lawyer, ready to make a significant impact in the dynamic realm of energy law.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Email: jonathan@rutherfordsearch.com
Phone: 020 3778 0891


Rutherford is a specialist legal search firm in the UK and US, recruiting lawyers across both in-house and private practice.

Refer a lawyer to Rutherford - if you refer us a lawyer that we place, you'll receive £5,000 in vouchers. It is London's most lucrative legal recruitment referral scheme. T&C's apply.