Shell Legal Counsel - Antitrust in London, United Kingdom

Auto req ID 55066BR

Job Title Legal Counsel - Antitrust

Country of Work Location United Kingdom

City, State (if applicable) London

Work Location London - Bank Street

Company Description

Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then we have grown into a leading innovative oil and gas company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation, and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

Job Description

The Royal Dutch Shell (“Shell”) in-house competition (antitrust) team and its members have won many international and national external antitrust awards over a number of years, including ILO Global Antitrust Team of the Year, Women in Compliance Innovator of the Year, the Legal Business in-house under 40’s awards and many more.

The team is internationally known and respected in the antitrust / competition law field both in-house and in private practice and amongst antitrust agencies. Shell’s antitrust team constantly handles complex but fascinating issues at the forefront of antitrust developments. If you join this team, you would be guaranteed an intellectually challenging workload in a company that cares for its employees and values diversity and inclusiveness .


Specialist knowledge and experience of antitrust laws (gained within a highly regarded law firm, antitrust agency or in-house)is essential as a minimum for this role

Solid experience in antitrust merger control, cartel investigations and antitrust compliance advice.

Knowledge and experience of a number of international antitrust laws (including EU antitrust laws) is required.

Sound legal experience and a calm, confident, practical, solutions-oriented approach.

Strong presentation skills.

A good team player.

An ability to interact effectively with clients at all levels in our organisation and other lawyers, both in-house and in private practice.

A knowledge of antitrust economics is a distinct advantage.

Fluency in a number of languages is a distinct advantage.

No. of Positions 1


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Removal Date 04-Aug-2017