Inhouse
  • About the Firm: Equinor ASA is a Norwegian multinational energy company headquartered in Stavanger, Norway. It is a petroleum and wind energy company with operations in thirty-six countries.
  • About the Role: We are looking to appoint an in-house Leading Legal Counsel to work in our London office providing legal support to the Marketing, Midstream and Processing business unit, in the main, relating to Equinor’s activities in the UK and Europe.
  • Looking for: Among your myriad attributes, we are looking to secure your Professional experience in providing legal support on energy related transactions with special emphasis on downstream trading (both exchange-traded and OTC) and midstream business activities relating to energy commodities; and your extensive experience in handling energy related transactional and regulatory matters with a law firm or a corporate legal department.
  • Opportunities: Among others, you will have the opportunity to advise on the application and impact of UK and EU legislation regulating the commodity markets, for example, MiFID, EMIR, REMIT, MAR; and assist with preparing and consolidating responses required by regulatory authorities, including responses on relevant consultation documents relating to the regulation of the energy market.
  • And more: You will understand and manage all types of risk (particularly legal and regulatory risks associated with the marketing and transportation of hydrocarbons); and be organised, with ability to prioritise activities and make decisions in complex situations with many parties involved.

Equinor UK Limited