Legal Counsel - Korea

  • BayWa r.e.
  • Work experience
  • Law
  • Published: 23.12.2019

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


  • Providing legal support across project development, construction, finance and sale of solar and wind projects in Korea.

  • Engaging and managing external legal firms on market entry evaluations and M&A activities across Korea.

  • Handling all local corporate documentation and  ensuring compliance to group policies.

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

  • Leading legal due diligence on acquisitions of projects, and joint ventures; structuring, and negotiating such acquisitions.

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


  • Master’s degree in Law, Bar qualification preferred.

  • At least 5+ years of post-qualification experience in legal practice.

  • Have the right to work in Korea.

  • Background in a major international law firm or infrastructure business and direct renewable energy project experience preferred.

  • Transactional experience (M&A, project development & construction, real estate/property, financing) a plus.

  • Fluent in Korean and English (written and spoken), and other languages a plus.

  • Self-motivated, multi-tasker and able to work in a small dynamic team setting.

  • Hands-on and able to work independently as well as in a team.


  • Performance Bonus
  • Health Insurance
  • Provident Fund
  • Travel Allowance


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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