Corporate Counsel

Company Name: AltaGas Ltd.
Location: Calgary, AB
Job Code: 417
# of openings: 1




Why work at AltaGas?

We’re a leading energy infrastructure company with a footprint in some of North America’s most strategic energy markets. Our strategy is simple: to leverage the strength of our assets and expertise along the energy value chain to connect customers with premier energy solutions – from the well sites of upstream producers to the doorsteps of homes and businesses, and to new markets around the world.

To make this happen, we have a talented team of people who are safely and reliably operating our assets in every corner of North America. We’re incredibly proud of our team and their commitment to act with integrity, strive for operational excellence, and go the extra mile for our customers and the communities we serve. Learn more about our team, vision and strategy.


How do you fit in?

Reporting to the Associate General Counsel, Commercial, this permanent Corporate Counsel position is responsible for providing thoughtful, effective, and timely legal services to AltaGas Ltd, and it's subsidiaries.


What you’ll be doing: 

  • Provide legal advice and direction to midstream and power business units, including:
    • document review and preparation for commercial and transactional matters
    • perform legal due diligence with respect to transactional matters
    • litigation and regulatory support
    • support on matters concerning First Nations, land, contracts, procurement and construction
    • preparation and maintenance of standard documentation and assistance with regular business function
  • Provide securities and finance support to the corporate group
  • Administer legal policy for AltaGas Ltd. and its subsidiaries
  • Provide support to risk management function
  • Keep current on changes to applicable law and provide advice as to the impact of those changes
  • Participate in transactional and project teams and lead legal components of such transactions and projects
  • Engage and provide oversight of external counsel where appropriate


What you must have:

  • LL. B or JD
  • Member in good standing of the Law Society of Alberta
  • 3-4 years in a top business law firm or in house with an energy company
  • Ability to analyze complex legal matters and provide, effective and timely advice
  • Good judgement
  • Solid corporate, securities and commercial law foundation in the energy sector;
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Equally comfortable working independently or as part of a team


Where you’ll be working:

This position will be located in our Head Office in downtown Calgary, AB. To learn more about our organization please visit AltaGas 101.


Ready to join our team?

If you’d like to be part of a company that invests in its people, always creates opportunities to help them grow and fosters an environment where everyone feels welcome, AltaGas is the place for you!


To apply, submit your resume in confidence to our Human Resources team by clicking on the "Apply" button or visiting


We appreciate your interest in working with us, but only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. At this time, we are not accepting agency referrals or telephone inquiries.

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