Job Number: #2737 Status: Open Location: New Orleans
Type: Permanent Position: Attorney Practice Area: Energy
Contact: Resume Submissions
Description: Senior Counsel Oil & Gas Offshore - A Fortune 100 company has engaged Pye Legal Group to assist with its search for an experienced transactional attorney to support business clients and projects in the Gulf of Mexico. Duties and responsibilities in this role will include:
• Negotiating and drafting complex commercial transactions supporting exploration and development activities, including lease acquisition and divestiture, exploration and appraisal, seismic, drilling, development, and major production facility and transportation projects
• Advising clients on regulatory issues for joint ownership, construction, operations, transportation, commercial, and compliance matters
• Managing legal matters and providing guidance on exploration, drilling, and development activities

Interested candidates must have:
• J.D. from an accredited law school and current active admission in a US State Bar Association.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in a top-tier national or global law firm and/or corporate legal department.
• Experience providing legal advice on sophisticated commercial transactional matters and significant experience with oil and gas projects.
• Superb verbal and written communication and inter-personal skills.

If you meet the search qualifications and are interested in this Senior Counsel position, you may confidentially contact:, and refer to job #2737. Please include a resume in Word format.

Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only have a chance to reply to the most qualified candidates. Please know that your inquiry will remain confidential and your resume will not be forwarded to our client without your permission.