A Global Law Firm, a top Am Law 100 firm, is seeking a highly motivated, well-qualified associate with two to six years of experience to join our Energy, Environment and Infrastructure practice in the Chicago, Denver, New York, Kansas City, Phoenix or St. Louis offices. If you are the ideal candidate, you will have the following qualifications:
Experience in a sophisticated law firm environment managing complex environmental legal issues, including litigation, regulatory counseling and transactional work (M&A and real estate);
Experience with Energy (particularly renewable energy or federal/state regulatory) and/or Infrastructure projects is advantageous, but not required;
Managing complex environmental or energy legal issues on tight time frames as well as management of consulting experts, interacting with subject matter experts in other disciplines and supervision of junior lawyers, and legal support staff;
The individual must enjoy challenges, seek out responsibility, appreciate the importance of attention to detail and be effective at interacting with variety of clients and colleagues;
Other requirements include excellent interpersonal skills, strong work ethic and the ability to manage multiple priorities and assume a high degree of responsibility.