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In-House - Sr. Downstream Attorney - S. Florida

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jan 20, 2014

Great leadership and growth opportunity for experienced (10+ years) attorney to handle wide range of downstream transactional and commercial agreements for premier energy company.  Oil and Gas industry experience required as well as significant expertise in acquisitions, joint ventures, complex contracts, commercial agreements and downstream fuel-related transactions.  Excellent compensation package; relocation available.  Please refer to position no. 2796 and send resume to

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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, in house, energy attorney, oil and gas

In House position, Senior Counsel, Major Projects

Posted by Tori Keith on Tue, Feb 19, 2013
Fantastic in-house position with lots of opportunity for advancement due to rapid expansion in Midwest operations of this large energy company.  Senior Counsel for Major Projects with 5+ years experience in regulatory, construction, and real estate.  Knowledge of pipeline operations preferred. Position located in Northern Midwest.  Please submit resume to or call Tori 512-861-2905.
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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, attorney recruiting, hiring, energy, oil and gas

Oil and Gas lawyers in High Demand in Texas

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Feb 05, 2013

In 2003, our Texas legal recruiters rarely got a call for an E&P attorney (aka exploration and production attorney or more generally, oil and gas attorney).  A few calls began coming in around 2007 for E&P lawyers with four to ten years of experience, but they really didn’t exist.  Virtually no hiring in the energyy practice area occurred for many years because the existing practitioners handled their work without growth – a definite experience gap in the energy industry.  Instead, our legal recruiters placed general transactional lawyers with real estate or general energy procurement backgrounds in the new E&P roles. 

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Topics: law jobs, attorney recruiting, law firm hiring, houston lawyers, energy, oil and gas, texas, legal recruiters