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Associate - Infrastructure, Energy - Leeds

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Leeds

AI generated summary

  • You must be flexible, agile, and enthusiastic about challenging work in energy, infrastructure, and transport. Key role in complex transactions, collaborating with cross-disciplinary teams and contributing to group development. High commercial awareness and client care.
  • You will draft commercial documents, manage transaction processes, and engage in business development in energy and transport sectors, while focusing on continuous self-development and growth opportunities.

Graduate Job

LegalLeeds

Description

  • Our growing Infrastructure and Energy (IE) team is looking for a junior Lawyer (1years' + PQE) to join our team in Leeds to advise public and private sector clients on a variety of energy and transport projects.
  • In this role, you will work on commercial contracts relating to energy infrastructure and transport and advise on the full spectrum of issues relating to energy and transport sector mandates, acting for a broad range of companies, developers, PE funds and Financial Institutions.

Requirements

  • Be flexible and agile and have enthusiasm for growing and developing your knowledge and experience of challenging work in the dynamic and high profile sectors of energy and transport or infrastructure more widely.
  • The ability to take a key role supporting complex transactions, liaising and coordinating with fee earners from other relevant disciplines as needed as well as within the IE team.
  • The ability to contribute to the general upkeep of the group (whether that be to training, precedents, or know-how generally).
  • Strong commercial awareness – but most importantly a willingness to learn and a genuine interest in infrastructure, energy and transport.
  • High standard of client care.
  • The enthusiasm to market to clients.
  • Knowledge of key areas of the law by providing clear, precise, practical advice.

Area of Responsibilities

Legal

Responsibilities

  • With support from the team, you will take responsibility for drafting and negotiating commercial documents, managing transaction processes and potentially joint-venture and corporate documents in the context principally of energy and transport
  • Strongly encouraged to take responsibility for business development both engaging directly with client contacts at networking events and by providing training.
  • Continuous self-development is valued, and you will be encouraged to engage with formal training programmes (whether technical or skills based) and to draw on mentoring, coaching and leadership development programmes available to you.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Leeds