BerQ RNG is an investment platform of Lotus Infrastructure Partners, a private equity investment firm that specializes in energy infrastructure investments. BerQ RNG invests into, develops, owns, and operates renewable natural gas (“RNG”) projects from waste sources such as agricultural waste, landfill gas and wastewater treatment gas throughout North America and sells RNG to various end users interested in a zero-carbon emission fuel source. BerQ RNG develops and acquires RNG projects in all stages, ranging from early development to operating projects. For more information on BerQ RNG, please visit our website at

Job Description
The position of Corporate Counsel provides legal advice and direction to the BerQ RNG management team. This is a generalist role that is accountable for a variety of corporate and transactional legal functions. The incumbent may specialize in a single area but must be familiar with a broad range of relevant areas of business law.

We are looking for a dynamic team member with a positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills who is used to working on multiple projects at the same time and is equally comfortable working independently and in a team setting.

  • Providing practical legal advice that furthers business strategies/objectives
  • Structuring and negotiating a variety of business transactions
  • Drafting contracts for the purchase or sale of assets and strategic investments, financing agreements, construction and engineering contracts, confidentiality agreements and letters of intent
  • Counseling business teams on legal and compliance matters relating to contracts and transactions
  • Directing and conducting legal due diligence efforts
  • Managing legal and business risks

BerQ RNG requires that all applicants meet the following criteria:
  • Experience working effectively with senior level management
  • Ability to work independently as a legal project leader
  • Ability to recognize areas of risk/opportunity quickly and accurately
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Creative thinker with strong problem-solving skills
  • Works well on both legal and business teams
  • Asks "why" at the right times and knows how to develop the answer
  • Strong contract negotiation and drafting skills
  • Passion for renewable energy

BerQ RNG requires that all applicants possess the following skills and experience:
  • 3-6 years of experience as a corporate/transactional lawyer with strong preference for energy experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and very strong organizational skills
  • Excellent judgment and strong leadership capabilities; highly creative with an entrepreneurial drive and strategic thinking skills
  • Highly motivated, proactive, able to work independently and as part of a team with a substantially high degree of initiative and drive
  • Capable of working in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment