Legal Counsel - Australia

  • BayWa r.e.
  • Richmond
  • Work experience
  • Law

Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our team in Richmond and are currently looking for a Legal Counsel - Australia:


  • Providing legal support across project development or acquisition, construction and sale of solar and wind projects in Australia

  • Providing support across solar trading and asset management business entities

  • Handling all legal documentation throughout the project lifecycle, with such counterparties as contractors, co-developers, off-takers and purchasers

  • Engaging with external legal advisors

  • Managing databases including local corporate documentation and ensuring compliance to group policies

  • Assisting with the transfer of BayWa best practices in legal areas to new teams/partners, setting up new processes as needed


  • An Australian law degree and a practising certificate with the ability to work as a legal practitioner in Victoria. You must have the right to work in Australia

  • 2+ years of post-qualification experience in legal practice

  • Background in a major international or domestic law firm or infrastructure business and direct renewable energy projects /construction experience preferred

  • Transactional experience (M&A, corporate, real estate/property, financing) a plus

  • Excellent communication skills - fluent in English (written and spoken) - other languages a plus

  • Ability to be self-motivated, multi-task and tackle complex documents and processes, escalating only when required

  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic team setting

  • Proactive with an ability to work independently as well as in a team

  • Energy and enthusiasm for the job!


  • Vacations

  • Health insurance

  • Performance bonus


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Manager/Specialist (HR)
  • Madame Sirinan Teppaitoon
  • +66-2-020-5756
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