Legal Counsel – Competition Law

Paralaw Ltd
London (Central), London (Greater)
Highly competitive
22 Oct 2021
19 Nov 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
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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