Senior Counsel, Commercial Law - OPG

The Heller Group
Posting Date:
Jul 07, 2022
The Heller Group
Area of Law:
6 to 10 years


Ontario Power Generation Inc. (OPG) continues to set the bar for environmental protection, community involvement, and economic impact while safely keeping the lights on. Now we've set our sights on being a net-zero carbon company by 2040 and a catalyst to help the economies where we operate achieve net-zero by 2050. OPG operates a diverse portfolio of generation assets, including nuclear, hydroelectric, biomass and solar. OPG is also a cleantech leader and innovator, offering challenging and unique work opportunities. Help OPG use its power to change the world. 

OPG is seeking two business-minded, results-oriented, experienced legal professionals to join its in-house legal department as Senior Counsel. Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, the Senior Counsel will support OPG’s major projects and strategic business initiatives, utilizing their legal experience to provide risk-informed and practical legal advice across corporate/commercial matters. This role will suit results-oriented lawyers with the ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment who can effectively manage several projects simultaneously.

The ideal candidates will have 6 to 10 years of corporate/commercial law experience, gained from a large firm or in-house environment, including experience advising on major infrastructure projects and working in the energy industry or another highly regulated industry. Exposure to financial and M&A transactions, technology or IP matters would be considered an asset. The successful candidates will have demonstrated the ability to build relationships and gain the trust of business stakeholders. This is an exciting opportunity to work in an environment where you will contribute to OPG's growth and success in generating safe, clean, reliable, low-cost power in a sustainable manner.

For more information or to apply, please contact Jennifer Mitchell (  or Sherri Pinsler (
OPG is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees feel valued, respected, and supported. If you require accommodation during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made.

As this is an exclusive assignment with The Heller Group, all inquiries and applications sent directly to OPG will be redirected to The Heller Group.


Contact Name Jennifer Mitchell

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