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Oil & Gas/ Projects Lawyer - Aberdeen

Energy - Private Practice
Ref: 365 Date Posted: Wednesday 25 Mar 2020
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Top tier international law firm is looking to hire an Oil & Gas lawyer from NQ-5 years PQE to join their market-leading Oil & Gas practice group based in their offices in Aberdeen. This is an opportunity to join one of the largest dedicated energy team of any international law firm. 


The firm has one of the largest dedicated energy teams of any international law firm and is recognised as one of the leading providers of legal services to the oil and gas industry covering the entire oil and gas value chain both in the UK and overseas.  

This role sits within the Oil & Gas team, which is part of the Projects Group with the team undertaking a wide range of specialist work including advising oil majors and independents along with service companies.

The team works closely with clients on large transactional matters and undertakes a wide variety of work for clients based in various jurisdictions.

The team is also a good conduit of work to other teams across the firm-  The role demands undertaking business development and marketing activities with enthusiasm.


Candidate Requirements:


The successful candidate will:

  • Have broad corporate, commercial or energy experience, with experience in oil and gas work desired but not essential.

  • Be commercial aware and enthusiastic about business development.

  • Be a team player, able to forge strong working relationships with colleagues in an agile environment.

  • Be technically strong and exercise good commercial judgment.

  • Have the interpersonal skills necessary for this client-facing role. 

On Offer:


On offer is a highly competitive salary and benefits package and the chance to work with a market leading team. 


How to Apply:


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

David Thomson, Director

Aberdeen: 01224 502 044

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com