General Counsel


Nautilus Solar Energy is seeking an experienced attorney to lead document review and negotiation in our company’s fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. The position reports to the President and will interact effectively with all levels of the company.

The potential candidate will be experienced in all aspects of contract law pertaining to solar PV project development, acquisition, construction, financing and ownership. This position will be responsible for negotiating, structuring and drafting project documents (PPAs, EPC Agreements, site leases, LOIs, MIPAs and APAs) as well as financing documents (debt and tax equity).

The General Counsel will also be responsible for general corporate legal matters (governance, compliance, NDAs, etc).


  • Advise on all legal matters that affect the Company;
  • Negotiate, review, and manage various aspects of solar project acquisition, development and financing documentation;
  • Conduct project due diligence and provide legal support and analysis on project development-related issues, including real estate, environmental, permitting, and regulatory;
  • Coordinate efforts with all internal teams to propose appropriate risk management, identify critical project risk issues and make recommendations and provide summation of documents for execution;
  • Draft and manage necessary corporate governance, human resource and compliance work;
  • Manage and supervise outside counsel to ensure delivery of timely, high-quality and cost-effective work product; and
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Skills and Experience:

  • JD required;
  • 7-10 years of experience in either a renewable energy company or law firm’s renewable energy practice
  • Strong negotiation, interpersonal and problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to interface with different levels and functions of the organization as well as with external parties such as banks, customers and contractors; and
  • Ability to work independently in a team-oriented and fast-paced entrepreneurial environment


Competitive Salary, Annual Performance Bonus, Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental, Basic Life, Long Term Disability and 401k)


Please email your resume and cover letter to:

About Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC

Founded in 2006, Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC, is a leading full service energy solutions provider headquartered in Summit, NJ. Nautilus is making solar possible by developing, funding, executing and managing the physical and financial aspects of distributed generation solar electric projects for business and public sector customers across North America. The company delivers full service financial and technical expertise by customizing the optimal solar solution to save customers money while helping them meet their sustainability goals. Nautilus has over 100 MW—both distributed and grid tied systems—under management in the United States and Canada. Please visit

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