Legal Counsel – Competition Law

Recruiter
Paralaw Ltd
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Highly competitive
Posted
22 Oct 2021
Closes
19 Nov 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Energy
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

We are currently seeking an experienced Legal Counsel with experience in competition law to join the legal team of a leading international energy company for a period of 6-9 months.

The ideal candidate will have 0-4 years PQE with strong experience of corporate and competition laws, in addition to an excellent academic and training record, a strong team ethic and highly developed interpersonal skills. 

This is a unique opportunity to lead on all corporate matters relating to the company including advising on:

  • Strategic mergers and acquisitions
  • Competition compliance advice and investigations
  • Tactical joint ventures
  • Shareholder matters

Experience and Qualifications  

  • Specialist knowledge and experience of competition laws (in particular M&A) is essential for this role. 
  • Knowledge and experience of a number of international competition jurisdictions is desirable but not essential.
  • Sound legal experience and a calm, confident and practical, solutions-oriented approach is required, as are strong presentation skills.
  • Good team player with the ability to interact effectively with clients at all levels in the organisation and other lawyers, both in-house and in private practice.

You will be working in a fast-moving environment working as part of a highly regarded team on complex matters.

If you are looking for an opportunity to shine and develop your career within a dynamic, ambitious, yet stable and supportive team then we would love to hear from you.

Please note that we use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role

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