legal counsel in chennai

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job type
permanent
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job details

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location
chennai, tamil nadu
job category
Oil, Gas, Power & Energy
job type
permanent
reference number
931638
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job description

?- Provide timely, pro-active, practical legal advice on all issues affecting LNG and Port business.
- Negotiate and draft agreements and other documents.
- Instruct external counsel when appropriate and liaise with internal clients as appropriate.
- Research and keep up to date with developments and changes in the law and regulations that might affect the activities of Hazira group companies, and advise management and internal clients accordingly.
- Advise, train and educate management and staff on governance issues such as business principles, anti bribery and corruption, competition law, conflicts of interest, as well as legal aspects of HSE issues.
- Makes appropriate judgment as to when to refer decisions / issues to the line manager. Consults and keeps the line manager informed at significant checkpoints.
- Ability to be able to draft documentation covering a broad range of topics applying imaginative commercially acceptable solutions to technical problems. Drafts with supervision on demand.


Benefits
?Best in the industry

Client Introduction
?Our Client is a supplier of liquified natural gas in India. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is based in Ahmedabad. They are joint venture between two major leaders in the market.

skills

?Legal, contracts, agreement, litigation

qualification

?- Indian qualified legal professional with at least seven years post-qualification experience either with a major Indian or an International law firm and an in-house legal department of a multinational corporation.
- Sound working knowledge of commercial and corporate law in particular.
- Contractual and regulatory work experience in the energy industry, particularly oil and gas.