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Legal Counsel – 12 month contract

Type Contract

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork (All)

Ref # 7421

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Barden has been engaged by Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy to lead the recruitment of a Legal Counsel or Senior Legal Counsel to join their team in Cork on a 12 month fixed term contract.

The role will sit in the company’s Cork office, working directly with the Irish business stakeholders and also alongside legal colleagues across Ireland, the UK and Europe.

*Hybrid and flexible working arrangements available for the right candidate.


  • Providing legal advice relating to all stages of renewable energy projects
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements
  • Working closely with non legal stakeholders in the business
  • Identifying and managing legal risk and recommending measures to mitigate same
  • Liaise with external counsel


  • Qualified lawyer with in excess of 2 years’ PQE with strong commercial experience
  • Trained in a commercial law firm and ideally has in-house experience
  • Comfortable working closely with both internal stakeholders and eternal advisors
  • Experience in energy is beneficial but not strictly required


Barden’s Legal recruitment practice is where legal professionals go before they start looking for a job. Make sure you get expert advice about your legal career from Barden first – your future is just too important to leave to chance.

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Kiara Daly is qualified solicitor and leads our legal recruitment practice in Ireland supporting legal professionals across industry, financial services and legal firms. With a deep understanding of leading legal teams, company structures, cultures and the nuances of the legal profession, Kiara goes to great lengths to provide a consultative and supportive service to the people she works with. Kiara and her team are where legal professionals in Ireland go for advice before they start looking for a job.

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