Junior Associate / Associate

About Company
Kyiv, Ukraine online: 1 year

Hillmont Partners was founded by British and Ukrainian partners with a view to providing high quality legal services to investors and businesses operating or looking to operate in Ukraine.

Job Details
Junior Associate / Associate
< $20,000

Hillmont Partners is looking for Junior Associate / Associate to join our Energy Practice.This is an opening for anambitions hardworking lawyer with industry experience (or equivalent) in our Kyiv office to work under direct supervision of our Head of Energy Practice on market leading transactions in the energy sector. We offer unique experience in Ukrainian and international projects, a supportive team and a friendly working environment, and a targeted learning and working experience, as well as professional and personal growth opportunities.

  • carrying out legal research and legal analysis;
  • drafting legal opinions, memoranda and other legal documents;
  • communicating with and filing of various applications to public authorities;
  • advising on regulatory issues and general energy law;
  • representing the client's interests, supportingthe regulatory and licensing procedures;
  • analyzing draft regulatory acts, preparing comments and proposals to them;
  • contributing to the team's business development efforts, including preparation of legal alerts and presentations.
Skills & Requirements

  • 3 years+ of relevant professional experience; experience in energy sector will be an advantage (e.g., Ukrenergo, Guaranteed Buyer, NEURC);
  • advanced English and Ukrainian;
  • excellent analytical, research and legal writing skills;
  • proactive and solution-oriented thinking.