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Assistant General Counsel - International Transactions
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Invenergy | Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Powered by decades of entrepreneurial experience and unparalleled execution, we solve the energy challenges facing our customers and communities. We provide power generation and storage solutions at scale around the world to create a cleaner energy future. We develop. We build. We own. We operate. We are Invenergy.

Job Description

Invenergy believes inclusion drives innovation

Diverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.

Position Overview

As the Assistant General Counsel you will provide professional legal advice, counsel, support and guidance on Invenergy's international commercial transactions.


* Provide legal support on a wide variety of commercial transactions, including acquisitions and sales of energy facilities, joint ventures and other joint development arrangements, engineering, procurement and construction contracts, power purchase agreements and other off-take and hedge agreements, interconnection agreements, supply agreements and operations and maintenance agreements.
* The position will also provide legal advice and support in other areas of the company as needed and able.
* The position will require overtime and travel at times.

Required Skills

* JD degree or equivalent
* Fluent business level Spanish, both verbal and written
* 3-5 years of experience either within a law firm or as in-house counsel
* Able to work under minimal supervision

Experience with some of the following types of transactions, preferably in the energy industry:

* Power purchase agreements; other power offtake and trading arrangements
* M&A, other equity investments, joint ventures
* Construction and procurement contracts
* Long term service contracts (e.g. O&M agreements)

About Invenergy

Founded in 2001, Invenergy LLC is a leading clean energy company focused on the development, ownership, operation and management of large-scale electricity generation assets in North America and Europe. Invenergy's home office is located in Chicago. It has regional development offices in Austin; Denver; Minneapolis; Portland; San Diego; San Francisco; Washington D.C.; Toronto, Canada; Aberdeen, Scotland; and Warsaw, Poland. To date, Invenergy has: Completed development and construction of 18 wind energy facilities, with approximately 2,000 megawatts (MW) of aggregate generating capacity; Completed development and construction of five natural gas-fueled power facilities, with approximately 2,200 MW of aggregate generating capacity; Initiated additional renewable and clean power projects (wind, natural gas and solar) that will be placed in service starting in 2009, capable of generating in aggregate close to 20,000 MW; Created hundreds of new development, construction and operations jobs; and Actively supported the formation of national and global renewable and clean energy policies. Invenergy Senior Management Michael Polsky, President and CEO Jim Murphy, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer Mark Leaman, Senior Vice President, Marketing Jim Shield, Senior Vice President, Development Pat West, Senior Vice President, Services