Legal Counsel – Aberdeen

Frasia Wright Associates
Contract Type
Practice Area
Commercial Contract, Compliance / Regulatory, Energy , Renewable Energy
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
This is an exciting opportunity to join this Global legal team. This role is based in Aberdeen and would should candidates with between 3 – 8 years’ pqe.

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join this Global legal team.  This role is based in Aberdeen and would suit candidates with between 3 – 8 years’ pqe.  You will provide legal counsel and representation in all matters related to the company’s operations in the Eastern Hemisphere including Europe, the Middle East and Africa, including: commercial transactions; disputed matters; compliance; and counselling in a variety of areas, such as those below.  Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging actively with client contacts to execute projects and develop and maintain relationships.
  • Drafting, negotiating and providing advice with respect to transactional documents in all aspects of the Company’s energy operations, such as agreements for sales and service, vessel charters, exchanges of confidential and proprietary information, and agencies and distributorships
  • Supporting the handling of claims and managing adversarial proceedings.
  • Advising on labour and employment matters.
  • Advising additionally on international trade, data protection including GDPR, maritime, risk management, sales and other legal/compliance issues.
  • Coordinating with the regional compliance manager on ethics and compliance matters.
  • Developing and delivering training in various areas, including contracting, code of conduct and other compliance issues.
  • Advising on property matters, including reviewing and drafting leases, licenses, and asset sale and purchase agreements.
  • Providing a supporting role in due diligence and other elements of corporate transactions.

If this position interests you please get in touch with Frasia or Cameron for an initial and confidential discussion.  (Assignment 11725)

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