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Legal Counsel, Securities – ATCO (WR: 674)

Alberta, Calgary
Posted 2 months ago

We have partnered with ATCO Group to add a Legal Counsel, Securities to ATCO’s growing legal team.

About ATCO

Founded in 1947 from humble beginnings at the kitchen table of a small family bungalow in Calgary, ATCO today is an organization of 6,400 employees with over $23 Billion in assets in over 100 countries. It is comprised of over 160 companies across a number of business lines, which include structures & logistics, utilities, energy infrastructure, retail energy, transportation and commercial real estate. ATCO is a company with purpose – they’re a group of extraordinary people, whose combined strengths can change the world. ATCO is making an impact across the many business areas it serves, whether through being part of the energy transition, its significant global presence, or as a utility in homes and communities across Western Canada. It’s an exciting time to join the ATCO family.

The Role

ATCO is seeking a collaborative, self-starting securities lawyer to join its legal team at its head office in Calgary. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, this lawyer will have the unique opportunity to be on the ground floor of the development of ATCO’s legal team. This is a broad in-house securities role, and the successful candidate will engage in complex corporate transactions as they arise, will assist with the preparation and review of continuous disclosure documents, and will help manage corporate governance across the ATCO Group of Companies, engaging and managing external counsel as necessary. The title of this role will be either Senior Legal Counsel or Legal Counsel, depending on the seniority of the successful candidate.

It’s an exciting time to join the ATCO family. ATCO has a growing global investment footprint, and is a leader in the energy transition that is underway in Canada and globally, with significant investments in solar, wind, hydro, hydrogen, and clean fuel projects. The opportunities for the successful candidate to learn ATCO’s business and grow as a professional are limitless.

What we’re looking for

We’re looking for team-oriented and self-starting securities lawyers with at least 6 years of post-call legal experience related to capital markets, M&A and corporate finance. The successful candidate will have excellent contract drafting, reviewing and negotiating skills and will have a track record of leading and executing on a variety of securities and M&A files.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please reach out to Erin Dand, Client Partner at [email protected]

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