With the energy world continuing to expand at a pace there has subsequently been an increase in demand for litigation lawyers able to manage the ever more complex disputes that arise. Our client, a highly regarded international firm, with a global footprint, is seeking a senior associate to join the practice in London.
Our client’s team in London is led by a widely respected partner who advises on disputes across the world. The team in London concentrate on oil and gas disputes and work on a vast array of the associated proceedings including pricing arbitrations and supply disputes.
The ideal candidate will have arbitration experience, particularly in London, Geneva and Singapore, and therefore will be familiar with the various rules. Moreover, the successful candidate will ideally be willing to take a leadership role within the team and will be actively supported in growing a practice.
The successful candidate will be an England and Wales qualified lawyer with at least 5 years’ post qualification energy disputes experience gained from another leading international law firm.
For more information or to discuss further career opportunities please contact James Candappa on 0203 633 0962.
Our client, an energy company in South London, is seeking a self-motivated and ambitious corporate lawyer to join their team to contribute to their already substantial success. It is an opportunity to work directly with the company’s leadership in the development of the business.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Legal and the board of directors during a period of growth. Dealing with a range of matters including corporate, commercial and corporate governance, our client is keen to attract a corporate lawyer who is keen to broaden their skill set and play a visible role in the business.
The chosen candidate will be an eager self-starter willing to contribute and get wholly involved in their team and the companies vision for success. In return, an attractive package is available including highly desirable share options and other noteworthy benefits.
The chosen candidate will be an England and Wales qualified associate with 1 to 3 years of post-qualification experience gained in private practice.
For more information, or to discuss further career opportunities, please contact Kelly Wadkins on 0203 3663 0962.
The energy market is undergoing rapid transformation with the demand for oil and gas continuing to increase. Singapore presents an exciting prospect for motivated lawyers to work in the region’s burgeoning and ever important energy market as it acts as a propeller for the region’s growth.
Our client, a leading international firm with an unrivalled global footprint, is seeking a strong junior to mid-level associate to join them in Singapore. The practice regularly advises on oil and gas projects from production contracts to offtake and are involved in the development of coal fired power plants and sale and purchase of power projects.
The successful candidate will work across the energy and project finance offering in Singapore and be immersed in their industry leading transactions and ventures. Moreover, close contact with our client’s partners is available and the team in Singapore strongly value career development with their associates.
The chosen candidate will be a common law qualified associate with 2 to 6 years’ post qualification experience gained from an internationally respected firm.
For more information, or to discuss further career opportunities, please contact James Candappa on 0203 3663 0962.
The energy market is undergoing significant levels of transformation with the arrival of new and more sophisticated technology. From discovery to extraction the processes are becoming radically more efficient and effective and the opportunity to join our client, a significant market changer, is not to be ignored.
Our client is seeking an outstanding junior associate with a passion for the oil and gas sector who is willing to learn and contribute to their already strong and collegiate group. Our client, a listed company, is backed by significant institutional investors who are passionate about the company and its future. Moreover, the team is led by outgoing and supportive directors who value their colleagues across the entire business.
The chosen candidate will be proficient in drafting commercial contracts alongside possessing a genuine passion for the thriving energy industry. Moreover, our client is offering a market leading incentive package for the successful candidate which they expect will be most attractive.
The ideal candidate will be an England and Wales associate with up to 3 years’ post qualification experience concentrated on commercial contracts.
For more information or to discuss further career opportunities please contact Kelly Wadkins on 0203 633 0962.
Oil and gas litigation has become more challenging and exciting in recent years and as such there is an increased desire to attract motivated litigators willing to embrace the intricacies of the sector and subsequently grow and progress their careers in this specialised industry.
Our client, a highly reputable global firm, has an excellent platform in Hong Kong and is seeking a highly trained junior associate to act as part of their team and practice. The firm has a broad offshore offering and is typically instructed on FPSO disputes including construction and operation issues alongside conversion complexities.
Working alongside our client’s esteemed practitioners will facilitate a great education in the industry for the successful candidate. Moreover, because Hong Kong remains an important hub in Asia, our client is seeking to attract and retain the chosen candidate.
The ideal candidate will be a Hong Kong qualified solicitor with 1 to 3 years’ experience in offshore litigation gained from another leading international practice.
For more information or to discuss further career opportunities please contact James Candappa on 0203 633 0962.
Texas maintains itself as one of the global hubs for oil and gas and as such a multitude of global energy and shipping companies are setting up base there, close to their clients and close to the centre of the industry.
Our client is a thriving petroleum logistics solutions company based out of Houston with a global and stellar reputation for providing to the worlds leading oil companies. They are exceptionally busy and as they grow are looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel to their team.
The role will be focused on shipping offshore oil and gas and contracts as well as financing arrangements with some dry and wet dispute resolution work. Due to the in-house nature of the role the successful candidate will also gain broad exposure to more commercial work and will be responsible for liaising with external Counsel.
As the role will entail some management of external and internal legal counsel the ideal candidate will have 10 or more years of experience within the shipping industries and those with the Texan bar qualification will be at an advantage. Portuguese language skills would also be advantageous. For more information on this unique role please call us on 0203 633 0962.
In-house roles within the shipping and energy sectors continue to be incredibly popular in 2017 with the option for a broad case-load and a valued say within a company. It is with this in mind that Wadkins Associates are excited to bring to market a new in-house opportunity in Singapore.
Our client is a thriving petroleum logistics solutions company based out of Houston with a global and stellar reputation for providing to the worlds leading oil companies. They are exceptionally busy and as they grow are looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel into their team in Singapore, an office which has been thriving for a number of years.
The role will be focused on corporate restructuring and corporate finance law as well as some broader IT and employment law though due to the nature of the firm the work will have a shipping/energy bias. You will be joining a well-established legal team.
Due to the nature of the role, corporate law experience is a must and they are looking to consider those with 5 or more years of post qualification experience from a common law jurisdiction. Those with some experience within shipping/ energy will be at an advantage. For more information on this unique role please call us on 0203 633 0962.
In an ever changing market the contentious shipping and energy sectors have seen growth internationally. Whilst some firms are simply maintaining their previous caseloads or slowly developing their teams our client are bolstering their success with a growing client base and significant hires internationally.
A leading international law firm renowned for their expertise in the shipping, aviation and energy sectors our client have one of the largest dispute resolution teams in the UK. Renowned internationally for the work it has completed in the shipping and offshore sectors and, with a growing case load, the team is looking to expand with the hire of an exceptional litigation associate.
Two internationally recognised partners are looking for an exceptional and refined litigation associate to assist them with their remarkable caseloads. One of the partners is recognised as a top 10 lawyer internationally within the maritime sector; with numerous accolades and an impressive career history during which he has worked on numerous international arbitrations whose awards exceeded $40million and has advised on a number of unprecedented matters in the offshore sector with successful outcomes.
As Wadkins Associates have an incontestable relationship with the company and unrivalled expertise in the sector we will be able to assist you to ensure you represent yourself to the best of your ability. You will be working with an excellent team who will value your contribution. An excellent salary, work life balance and benefits package are available.
For more information on the position, to discuss the market and opportunities; or if you would like guidance on the next step in your career, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0203 633 0962.
The contentious shipping law sector has seen a measurable increase in movement at the mid-senior level in 2017 with lawyers taking their future as well as their current career goals into perspective when making their next step. Our client have nurtured the careers of their shipping associates over the last few years and are now looking to expand their practice.
We are working exclusively on this role for our client who are renowned for their market leading expertise in a variety of sectors with a team of refined associates who are recognised as being exceptional at what they do. A truly sophisticated firm their pay can be seen to reflect their standard of work and with multiple awards internationally for their work in the maritime sector they are an excellent firm to work for.
Working on a range of charterparty, bills of lading, LNG and shipbuilding disputes the partner we are looking for has an excellent reputation within the sector, operating mainly on behalf of blue chip clients. He is looking for an exceptional candidate to the team.
The role would ideally suit someone with between 2 and 5 years’ experience in the shipping sector and has a focus on dry shipping. Alternatively, if you have rounded experience within the shipping sector and excellent academics we look forward to hearing from you.
As Wadkins Associates have an incontestable relationship with this company, and partner, and unrivalled expertise in the sector we will be able to assist you to ensure you represent yourself to the best of your ability. You will be working with an exceptional partner and an outstanding team who will value your contribution. An excellent salary and benefits package will be available.
For more information on the position; to discuss the market and opportunities; or if you would like guidance on the next step in your career, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0203 633 0962.
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