Associate in the Energy Team

Jun 2024

Energy - Associate

Our Energy Team

Our practice is one of the foremost in Greece with an expertise in both benchmark and mainstream domestic and cross-border transactions. We act for international and domestic banks, investment firms and other financial institutions, insurance companies, funds and public and private companies which do business in Greece. Over the last three decades, we have participated in the vast majority of significant deals to have taken place in terms of both complexity and value and have structured and executed numerous transactions. 

The Opportunity

We are looking to hire a highly motivated lawyer to join our Energy team. We have vast experience in advising market leaders on the compliance, management, development and financing of their activities in the energy sector and our lawyers have advised on many of the major pioneering energy and resources projects to have taken place in Greece.

You will be working on advisory and transactional matters in the conventional and renewable energy and energy infrastructure industries.

You will be exposed to a broad variety of work, with your responsibilities including drafting transaction documentation, advising on regulatory matters and risks and the commercial, development and financing aspects of major domestic and cross-border energy projects and transactions.

At Bernitsas Law we are committed to promoting diversity, equality and inclusion and fostering a culture where everyone is valued.

To apply for this position, please send us your CV and a Cover Letter to, quoting 'Energy Associate'.

All applications will be treated as strictly confidential.


Strong knowledge of the legal and regulatory frameworks governing the energy market in Greece.

3-6 years of active professional experience in the Energy sectors is a prerequisite.

Must be able to draft, negotiate, and advise on contracts related to all aspects of energy projects, energy-related transactions and M&A projects.

Must have experience in analyzing and advising on legal and regulatory risks involved in the development and operation of energy projects, including conduct of legal and regulatory due diligence.

Bachelor’s degree in law and a strong academic record.

Specialized postgraduate studies will be considered an additional qualification.

Admission to the Athens or one of the regional Bar Associations in Greece. Admissions to foreign Bar Associations are welcome.

Required Skills

Excellent analytical and drafting skills.

Fluent written and spoken English and Greek.

Ability to work effectively within a team and strong interpersonal skills.

Inquisitive, driven, proactive, enthusiastic and client orientated work ethic.

What We Οffer

Exposure to a broad variety of work and high-profile cases.

Continuing professional development opportunities.

Career development opportunities.

Supportive and dynamic working environment.

Competitive compensation package.

Private insurance plan with premier healthcare coverage and extensive support.