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The Associate General Counsel assists in protecting PDC Energy’s legal interest and maintains its operations within the scope established by law. Provides hands-on counsel to all levels of executive staff and assist in managing the operations of legal department. Identifies and analyzes legal issues, drafts key documents, presents clear recommendations to top management, and assures legal compliance. PDC Energy’s Associate General Counsel is primarily responsible for the development, implementation, and management of programs to aid in assisting the general counsel in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations related to PDC Energy’s oil & gas operations nationwide. In addition, this position will support the Company’s acquisitions and divestiture activities, all facets of the Company’s securities matters, corporate finance transactions and day to day oil and gas matters. This position will also assist the General Counsel in managing most litigation and contract review, as well as other legal projects assigned.
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