Job Number: #2742 Status: Open Location: Houston
Type: Permanent Position: Attorney Practice Area: Corporate
Contact: Resume Submissions
Description: Associate General Counsel – A retail energy company has engaged Pye Legal Group to assist with its search for an Associate General Counsel to manage commercial, corporate and litigation matters in support of management and as a business partner to global clients. Duties and responsibilities in this role will include:
• Work with business units and corporate strategy team on mergers and acquisitions.
• Lead attorney on energy transactions, financial transactions, regulatory compliance, and litigation matters. Oversee the retention of outside counsel and manage/mentor internal lawyers.
• Provide legal advice on sophisticated corporate legal matters and implement corporate policies and best practices.

Interested candidates must have:
• J.D. from an accredited law school and current active admission to the Texas State Bar.
• Minimum 12 years experience of broad based corporate experience and significant experience working in a corporate legal department in a leadership role
• Energy industry experience preferred; strong business acumen and analytical skills; collaborative working style
• Self-starter with superb verbal and written communication and inter-personal skills.

If you meet the search qualifications and are interested in this role, you may confidentially contact: positions@pyelegalgroup.com, and refer to job #2742. 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.