Legal Counsel Job in Kenya,Salary Ksh 1 million




Our client, a developer, owner and operator of power plants and infrastructure across sub-Saharan Africa are currently seeking to recruit a Legal Counsel to be based in their Nairobi Offices. The ideal candidate Must have experience consulting or partnering with Renewable Energy Companies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing and drafting Construction contracts , Financing documents, Shareholder agreements, Joint ventures agreements and Shareholder buyouts
    • Overseeing private equity transactions and equity fund raisings
    • Administrating Mergers and acquisitions and carrying out Due diligence
    • Corporate structuring and execution
    • Dispute resolution
    • General compliance guidance on the Corporations Act
    • Engagement letters and contracts.
    • Engagements with outside counsel.


  • Must have a Master degree and a relevant Bachelor’s degree.
    • Between 10 and 15 years’ experience in a respected top –tier corporate practice or in-house legal department
    • Formally Qualified to practice Kenyan Law and / or English Law
    Must have an extroverted personality and enjoy working with dynamic teams
    Must be able to thrive under pressure.
    Must be professional and a person of high integrity.
    Must be knowledgeable on relevant legislation
    • Excellent communication skills and engaging personality
    • The ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships

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