Energy Lawyer


Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

In your career, will you tick all the right boxes or think outside them?

At EY we believe that whoever you are, your uniqueness helps us stand apart.

We bring together extraordinary people, like you, to build a better working world.

What’s in it for you?

  • Work together with energy sector leaders in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Gain valuable experience in bringing integrated solutions to leading energy transition businesses
  • Support clients’ strategic goals across the value chain and geographies

EY Law Oceania is a trusted, global, integrated practice offering a differentiated approach to delivering legal services. By leveraging a global network of over 3,400 legal professionals we partner with multidisciplinary teams across EY to provide our clients with the best solutions. Our approach gives our people the opportunity to be curious in their approach to their own careers and provides opportunities to work on cross border projects and interesting and varied matters with high profile clients.

To support our growing practice, we have an opening for an energy lawyer in our Oceania energy law team therefore read on to see where a career with EY Law can take you!

  • Work on first-in-market transactions with clients leading the energy transition and decarbonisation agenda
  • Work with great people across multi-disciplinary teams and create lasting relationships and great friendships
  • Expand your knowledge and learning outside the traditional legal skills and continue to grow as a sector specialist

What we’re looking for

Here’s our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go.

  • 3-5y PQE lawyers with energy/projects experience (domestic or international) and a desire to work collaboratively across our range of services and build peer-to-peer cross-disciplinary networks and relationships
  • 5y PQE+ lawyers with energy/projects experience (domestic or international) and a desire to lead transactions, support cross-disciplinary and client relationships and train and mentor teams

What we can offer you

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