Associate General Counsel – (Texas)

Location: United States
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Silas Mähner
Email: email Silas
Posted: about 1 month ago

NextWave is currently engaged with an energy conglomerate that has a branch that develops, owns, and operates solar photovoltaic power and a chemical production business.  The role provides an exciting opportunity for a professional looking for interesting work within a small cohesive team, the ability to expand their experience and contribute to the corporation's success. The Assistant General Counsel will support both branches of the business with general legal matters.


  • Leads team on projects as needed, including supervising the work of outside counsel and experts
  • Accountable for meeting timelines, budgets and project objectives
  • Provide advice, counsel and general transactional support in connection with the company’s solar development business including land acquisition, Power Purchase Agreements, interconnection and transmission agreements, and tax equity arrangements
  • Draft and negotiate the principal financing documentation including credit agreements
  • Provide legal support for bid transactions and acquisition efforts
  • Provide legal advice for divestiture activities and sales of operating projects and projects in development


  • JD from a top-rated American law school and licensure under at least one state bar, or foreign equivalent with a Foreign Legal Consultant certification from the Texas state bar
  • 3-5 years of experience as a practicing lawyer; preferred experienced as commercial attorney with extensive transactional experience in project finance and renewable energy specific transactions
  • A highly motivated, self-starter that can work independently on projects and key deliverables
  • Positive mindset and commitment to excellence
  • Proficient at effective and intentional communication
  • Exceptional organizational skills

Reaching Out 

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market, please contact Silas Mähner at or +1 (929) 295-6707 (Direct Line)