Edison Chouest Offshore companies

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DESCRIPTION

This international marine and offshore support organization is looking to hire an experienced lawyer to handle a variety of transactional matters and legal projects attendant with its operations, primarily in the oilfield service sector.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review, draft, and negotiate various commercial contracts.
  • General legal support of various business units, including:
    • Transactional support.
    • Management of commercial disputes, claims, and select litigation.
    • Pursuit of collection efforts, including matters in bankruptcy.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Licensed to practice law in Louisiana.
  • This position is based in Cut Off, LA.

PREFERENCES

  • 5+ years as a practicing attorney in a law firm or corporate in-house legal department.
  • Experience predominantly with corporate clients (versus individuals or governmental entities.)
  • Business-minded and professional; quick learner; organized; detail-oriented; self-starter.
  • Local applicants (parishes in or around Lafourche.)
  • Notary Commission.

SUBMISSIONS

  • Cover letter
  • Resume and references
  • Writing sample(s)
  • Salary range or requirements
  • Please specifically address plan for relocation and/or satisfaction of locality preference

Please send submissions to: .