Role details

Senior Associate - Corporate - Energy/resources

London   •   £110,000 - £140,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • You will be a qualified lawyer
  • You will have corporate exposure

About Our Client

My client are leaders in many of the fields they serve. This role sits within the broader corporate department, that is considered one of the leading in its field.

Job Description

As a Senior Associate you will take day to day responsibility for more straightforward matters and be the lead associate on complex matters, with a focus on transactions in the resources and utilities sectors.

Typical transaction responsibilities will include:

  • negotiating sale and purchase agreements (asset and share) and ancillary transaction documentation;
  • advising on joint venture and high value commercial agreements;
  • assisting and supervising due diligence exercises; and
  • playing a leading role in transaction management.

Working with highly-motivated partners, you will be responsible for developing the firm's existing and new client relationships in an area that is a strategic focus for the firm. You will also assist in developing our highly-skilled junior associates and trainees

The role offers someone with dedication and drive a real opportunity to develop a successful career within a Tier 1 resources and infrastructure practice.

The Successful Applicant

  • A senior qualified lawyer with post qualification corporate and energy/resources experience with a leading international law firm.
  • A track record in asset and share M&A transactions, it would be an advantage to have experience of oil and gas transactions in the North Sea and broader oil and gas sector
  • Excellent academic track record.
  • Willingness to learn new skills and expand technical knowledge beyond core transactional skills.
  • Client facing experience and the ability to understand and respond effectively to client needs with a determination to provide innovative solutions wherever appropriate.
  • Excellence in attention to detail, identifying inconsistencies that indicate problems with quality of work or misunderstanding of client's needs.
  • A commercial approach and an ability to advise and negotiate in a considered, confident and authoritative manner across a wide variety of contractual arrangements.

What's on Offer

£Excellent + benfits + bonus

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