Number of Positions: 1

Years of Experience: The Houston office of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP seeks an Associate to join the Corporate team in the Oil & Gas and China practice group. Applicants must have at least three years of experience advising clients on M&A, project finance and development, private equity investments and commercial contracts and one year experience advising Chinese companies. Candidates must also be able to represent clients on corporate legal issues in the energy & infrastructure sectors. Advise clients on domestic and international mergers & acquisitions (M&A), project finance and development, private equity investments and commercial contracts. Draft and negotiate transactional agreements, including purchase and sale agreements, share purchase agreements, asset acquisition agreements, exploration and development agreements, and joint venture agreements. Draft and negotiate midstream commercial and transaction documents, including gas gathering agreements, crude oil transportation agreements, terminal services agreements, and finance, loan and real estate documents. Conduct legal research and advise clients on various regulatory compliance issues. Carry out business development activities to develop and enhance the firm's China Practice group. Interact with, and assist firm lawyers in dealing with, Chinese clients, Chinese government officials, Chinese visitors and Chinese business prospects. Texas bar membership, a JD degree from an accredited law school, and native-quality fluency in Mandarin Chinese are required. EEO/drug-free workplace/E-Verify participant/Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability.

Job #19-0047 (If you wish to submit an application, this number will be necessary for your online submission.)

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