Energy Lawyer – Aberdeen

Employer
Pinsent Masons
Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
17 Mar 2023

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors – Private Practice
Contract Type
Permanent
Practice Area
Energy
Experience Level
5+ yrs PQE
Role Classification
Lawyer
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Job Description

ENERGY LAWYER – ABERDEEN

The Aberdeen energy transactions and projects team are seeking to recruit a lawyer with strong oil & gas expertise and 6+yrs PQE. 

The team

The principal focus of the Aberdeen team is oil & gas acquisitions and projects.  The team has worked on some of the largest UKCS deals, such as the acquisitions of Siccar Point Energy, Zennor Petroleum and Chevron’s North Sea assets.  It is also active internationally including, earlier this year, the acquisition of bp’s upstream business in Algeria and disposals in Egypt and Tanzania.  The team’s current work includes oil & gas field developments and infrastructure decommissioning and repurposing.

The candidate

The candidate should have strong upstream oil & gas experience gained either in private practice or in-house.  Enthusiasm for transactional work as well as a strong academic background and excellent communication and organisational skills are required.

Awards

Pinsent Masons won the ‘Best Talent and Inclusion’ award at The Lawyer Awards 2022 and is the only law firm named in the top 16 most inclusive businesses in Europe by the Financial Times Diversity Leaders Report. The firm is named amongst the top inclusive UK employers for the 16th consecutive year by LGBT+ equality charity Stonewall in its Workplace Equality Index and won the Legal Business ‘Law Firm of the Year’ award in 2021. Go to www.pinsentmasons.com/accolades to view all of our global awards and nominations.

To apply for this role

Should you require further details, please contact our in-house Lateral Recruitment Advisor Anwen Wallington who can discuss the role and requirements.

Contact details:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/anwen-wallington-36177ba1/

anwen.wallington@pinsentmasons.com 

At Pinsent Masons we value diversity and inclusion. We are committed to creating a better workplace where all our talent can succeed and feel like they belong. We want to attract, retain and develop people at all levels and encourage applications from all suitably qualified candidates whatever your ethnicity, religion, age, physical or mental disability/ long term condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristics protected by local law in the jurisdictions in which we operate.

Company

Pinsent Masons is a global 100 law firm, with over 3,400 employees operating from 27 locations throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.  We have a long-standing reputation for delivering high-quality legal advice rooted in a deep understanding of the sectors and geographies in which our clients operate. Our global reach ensures that we are well-placed to advise on complex multi-jurisdictional matters across a full range of legal disciplines. The firm has significant multinational credentials in the financial services, energy, infrastructure, real estate, and advanced manufacturing and technology sectors.

We champion change and promote progress to make business work better for people. Pinsent Masons has embedded a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives to create an environment in which its people can flourish.

We stand out for our innovative approach to service delivery and believe that innovation flourishes in a diverse workforce. We are proud that in the same financial year Pinsent Masons was recognised as law firm of the year at the Legal Business Awards, we were also named the top employer for LGBT people by Stonewall, one of the top fifty employers for women and ranked 21st out of 700 companies by the Financial Times in their Diversity Leaders list. 

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Location
30 Crown Place
Earl Street
London
EC2A 4ES
United Kingdom
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