Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel

Primary Role Description

Our client is looking for a qualified Legal Counsel with experience in Infrastructure and Renewables. Our client has created a brand-new renewables platform and has a history of successful renewable investments.


Detailed Responsibilities (not limited to)

  • Ensuring compliance with internal framework and corporate approvals policies including labour, employment, regulation, and any other internal legal matters
  • Supporting the European expansion efforts of the business including the review of regulation in key renewable markets
  • Manage relationship and work process with other external law firms in key markets
  • Review and negotiation of EPC and O&M contracts, PPAs, lease agreements, other asset management/construction management agreements, JVA and SHA, financing documentation and any other commercial contracts
  • Supporting the asset management business with any energy regulatory matters arising with portfolio under management
  • Liaising with all internal business teams including business development, finance, asset management


Desired Key Attributes


  • Proven experience as a Legal Counsel in an energy environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in an energy department of a reputable law firm or a legal counsel in an energy group where they gained expeirence in Infrastructure and Renewables


Skills/ Personal Attributes

  • A proactive, flexible, and entrepreneurial
  • Team player
  • A strong acumen and communication style in a high paced environment
  • Full working proficiency in English
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity



  • BA Law Degree and a full training with a reputable law firm in either the UK or Germany
  • At least 3 years’ experience in an energy department of a reputable law firm or a legal counsel in an energy group