Ygrene Energy Fund

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Finance Attorney

Finance Attorney

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Ygrene Energy Fund is a leading provider of clean energy financing for residential and commercial properties throughout the United States.  Ygrene's award winning, privately funded YgreneWorksTM program provides immediately accessible financing for a variety of projects including energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation, and, in certain areas, hurricane protection, electric vehicle charging stations and seismic upgrades.  Ygrene is committed to making it easy for anyone to invest in their future and a healthier environment


The Finance Attorney will provide legal guidance and support for organizational legal issues including expanded jurisdictions, securitizations, structured financing, and other financial agreements. 


  • Take a legal leadership role and negotiate and close various bond transactions, including in jurisdictions new to Ygrene.
  • Assist in non-recourse lending, corporate facilities, securitizations, and structured financings. 
  • Provide advice and support company-wide on a variety of legal issues on a daily basis in a timely and effective manner.
  • Collaborate with representatives from various departments on developing and modifying practices and procedures to conform with legal requirements, including new jurisdictions.
  • Formulate and implement corporate legal policy concerning a variety of legal issues.
  • Identify, research and analyze relevant federal, state and local requirements and translate the requirements into business solutions.
  • Act as a liaison with outside law firms.
  • Participate in due diligence for mergers and acquisitions and other transactions including drafting and reviewing agreements.


  • Must have a J.D. Degree
  • 5+ years of experience in finance or related field
  • 4+ years of law firm experience
  • Knowledge of financial transaction work in public and/or structured finance.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and strong collaborative skills.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills and high ethical standards.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing demands.