D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Corporate Attorney (Denver)
The D. E. Shaw group seeks a talented attorney to join its Legal and Compliance department and counsel the firm’s renewable energy unit (D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, or “DESRI”) in Denver. DESRI is a market-leading owner and operator of renewable energy assets across the United States that acquires, develops, owns, and manages a portfolio of more than 35 renewable energy projects totaling more than 2,000 MW of generation capacity. The successful candidate will become part of a small, highly skilled team responsible for supporting DESRI’s portfolio of wind and solar energy projects within a fast-paced environment that values collaboration, thoughtful problem solving, and attention to detail.
WHAT YOU'LL DO DAY-TO-DAY:
This individual will be responsible for reviewing and negotiating contracts for DESRI’s portfolio of projects that are under development, currently being constructed, and/or already operating, including agreements with project offtakers, financing parties, vendors, consultants, and other counterparties. Responsibilities will also include a wide range of transaction support, legal research, and project management activities.
WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
- Candidates should have an impressive record of academic achievement and at least three years of experience as a practicing attorney.
- Excellent analytical abilities, superb communication and organizational skills, and exceptional attention to detail are all vital to this role.
- Outstanding judgment is of great importance, as is a demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively in supporting highly complex renewable energy projects.
- Renewable energy experience is a plus but is not required.
Kindly use the following URL to apply: https://www.deshaw.com/recruit/jobs/Ad/YPE/CorpAttorney