Intelletec is partnering with a leading solar developer, owner and operator of distributed and utility-scale solar energy projects. A privately-owned and rapidly rising star in the renewable energy market, they have experienced significant growth and expansion over the last two years and now own one of the most sizeable nationwide solar footprints.
Given their growth, they are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join the team!
This is an excellent opportunity to join a transitional and impactful company at a crucial time in its development. The role will be essential to the company and involve substantive involvement with executives, including the General Counsel. With the feel and culture of a fresh and exciting start-up, this company offers appropriate candidates the opportunity to get involved in meaningful legal and business strategy at an early stage of this company’s explosive growth.
Working side-by-side with the General Counsel, as well as other members of the executive team, the Counsel/Senior Counsel will assist the company in business decision-making, negotiations, drafting contracts, managing external counsel, as well as maintaining corporate governance oversight, among other duties.
Ideal candidates will bring:
- Solid academic credentials and 4 or more years of experience from a leading law firm or in-house at a comparable organization
- Excellent client communication skills
- Demonstrated experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements (EPC contracts, lease agreements, subcontractor agreements)
- Specific experience in solar or renewable energy is a plus but is not essential.
Location: Hybrid in Chicago, IL or Milwaukee, WI
This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level lawyer interested in the renewable energy sector and looking high quality transactional work in a tight-knit group, where their legal skills and business acumen will be appreciated.