Legal Counsel - Development

Contact: Christopher Stephens
Email: email Christopher
Posted: about 2 years ago

NextWave is working with a renewable energy developer who is looking to strengthen their development team and as part of this, looking for a Legal Counsel (project finance focused) to support the development of solar projects in the region. 

Roles and responsibilities

  • Draft and negotiate shareholder agreements, share sale agreements, subscription agreements and related development acquisition documentation.
  • Ensure acquisition structures and contractual positions are consistent with internal governance policies and negotiate deviations with internal stakeholders.
  • Management of external service providers to ensure correct advice within expected cost and time constraints (including in respect local country due diligence on tax and regulatory requirements).
  • Support the operations development activities on acquired projects.
  • Advise on and coordinate internal approvals.


  • Law degree from a recognized university.
  • Admitted to a recognized bar.
  • 5 - 7 years’ experience in Asia power sector in one or more of project finance, M&A or development, gained at a top tier law firm or in-house with a major corporate.
  • Critical Personality Attributes
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, along with the ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels of the organization.
Reaching out
For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact Christopher Stephens on the below email address and telephone number:
Direct Line: +65 6340 1947
EA Registration No.: R1223713