Requisition ID: 50316
NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
We are seeking an experienced litigator with a strong background in civil trial practice. An ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years of experience at a top-tier law firm and/or an in-house legal department. This position will focus on commercial litigation and arbitration including e-discovery, energy, and oil and gas. Must be proficient in all aspects of civil trial work especially as it relates to drafting pleadings, discovery, and motion practice. Practice experience in both federal and state courts, extensive experience in deposition and motion practice, and jury trial experience preferred.
Other responsibilities include:
Supporting in-house litigation team in all capacities related to claims and lawsuits brought against the Company
Researching legal and business matters, formulate opinions and advice, and prepare memoranda regarding such matters
Preparing, reviewing, and/or approving pleadings, agreements, and other legal documents
An ideal candidate will possess:
A proven ability to independently manage large case load and other projects, including electronic discovery
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills with an ability to distill complex legal issues and provide sound, clear legal advice to business partners
Experience with litigation in both state and federal courts, experience with mediation and arbitration a plus
Confidence operating in a fast-paced, solutions-driven environment
A team player with excellent written and oral communication skills
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Legal/Regulatory/External Affairs
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: No
NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.
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