Senior Legal Counsel - Permitting (m/f/d)

Contribute to JUWI's renewable energy projects in Milan, Italy as Senior Legal Counsel - Permitting. Provide legal support in permitting, real estate, and regulatory matters. Must have law degree and BAR admission in Italy.

Milan, Italy  UTC+01:00   On-site   Full Time   51-100   57 days ago

JUWI has been present in the Italian market since 2007, it is based in Verona, in the north of the country, in an excellent position close to all major transport networks. JUWI brings together all the partners you need to complete your renewable energy projects.

We build projects that integrate harmoniously with the environment. JUWI has the necessary engineering expertise, several years of centralized experience in project management and trade as well as organizational skills. Most importantly, from the outset we work together with all relevant partners to develop a strategy that integrates a wide variety of different interests for the benefit of everyone.

The Italian team, assisted by the expertise of the JUWI group, covers the entire production chain: planning, construction and operational management. We leverage our expertise and experience to design high-performance, large-scale photovoltaic systems, allowing the lowest energy cost but maximizing the profits of those who invested in the project. The technical, procurement and construction teams work closely with suppliers to develop and deliver high-quality components.

We are looking for you as a Senior Legal Counsel - Permitting (m/f/d) full time - unlimited

Your Tasks


Based in Milan, the successful candidate will be supporting the Business Development department in managing their daily activities, with particular attention to permitting and regulatory as well as real estate topics.

Main activities of the role will involve providing legal support in the following phases:

  • Origination: negotiation of real estate contracts with counterparties
  • Permitting: liaising with public authorities and participating to authorization procedures;
  • Litigation: supporting the Head of legal and compliance in structuring and managing all legal actions related to the projects (particularly, administrative actions), in case, liaising also with external consultants/law firms

Primary Responsibilities

  • Giving support in public law and administrative law, permitting procedures and administrative processes with focus in the origination, development, and authorization of renewable energy powerplants.
  • Keeping track of administrative and civil claims related to the renewable energy sector.
  • Analyzing, negotiating and drafting legal notes, contracts, and related documents.
  • Demonstrating thorough knowledge of the regulatory framework of the renewable energy sector.
  • Supporting the Head of Legal and Compliance in carrying out, scheduling and prioritizing daily activities.
  • Liaising with external law professionals (law firms, consultants, notaries and the like).
  • Interacting with other teams as the need might be with specific.

Your Profile

Qualifications and Experience

  • Masters qualification in law.
  • BAR admission in Italy.
  • At least 5 years of work experience (PQE, preferably 3 or more years in-house)
  • A multifaceted professional having demonstrable experience in both public law, preferably in the renewable energy sector, and real estate law (i.e. land contracts)
  • The successful candidate will also have business acumen and ability to deliver hands-on products.

Benefits of working for juwi

Joining JUWI Italy you can expect a hybrid work policy, market related salary, performance-based bonus, medical insurance, ticket restaurants. We have two offices, one in Verona and another in Milan. Here you will find the opportunity to work for an ISO 9001:2015 certified matrix organisation. Experiencing people, processes, ideas and thought patterns from a global perspective. You will be joining a collaborative environment where growth is common and in fact, is encouraged.

Become part of a team that realises leading solar, wind and hybrid projects worldwide. JUWI Global has a high level of commitment and passion for its vision of 100% renewable energy.


(Not matching all the requirements, Apply!)

Even if your profile does not match the job brief 100%, perhaps you match it 80% of the way, you could possibly be the right candidate for another position within the JUWI Group.

To apply, please submit your application via our recruitment portal and ensure that you submit your application in English.

We look forward to your energy!

Monique Cooper External Recruiting Consultant EMEA

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About the role

Mar 29, 2024

Full Time


Sep 26, 2024


Milan, Italy

5+ years


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