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Lawyer- Regulations & Markets - Edinburgh

Competition/ EU - Private Practice
Ref: 467 Date Posted: Tuesday 28 May 2024

Leading Scottish for are looking to hire an additional lawyer with circa 1-3 years to join their specialist regulation & markets team- this role can be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow (and remote-working opportunities are also available).

Role Profile:

The team  have an impressive track record in competition and regulatory investigations, competition litigation and follow-on damages cases as well as utility regulation (water/energy and telecoms).  They continue to attract a string of high profile matters including: 

  • Advising leading games developers on competition law and merger clearances at EU and CMA levels.
  • Advising ScottishPower on their appeal against Ofgem to the Competition and Markets Authority.
  • Advising on some of the largest generation projects in the UK, including offshore wind farms.
  • Advising on a range of regulatory investigations by UK regulators.
  • Advising on cutting edge energy sector developments including hydrogen and CCUS.

Candidate Requirements: 

  • The successful candidates will have a sound knowledge and understanding of competition law and/or utilities regulation and a proven track record of presenting clear legal advice to a range of clients.  
  • This  a client facing role with significant opportunity in this group to make your mark and develop you legal and client skills in cutting edge cases.  

On Offer:

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package and the chance to join a highly reputable real estate team.

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion about this position or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director 

Telephone: 0141 244 0260 or 0131 450 7164

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com