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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: FindlayOH
Location Address: 539 S Main St, Findlay, OH, United States (US), 45840
Education Level: J.D. Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



The successful candidate will be responsible for providing due diligence management and general legal support on business development transactions, including asset or equity purchases or sales, joint ventures, business combinations and other business development-related transactions pursued by Marathon Petroleum Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Marathon”). The position will also involve schedule drafting, contract review, negotiation, legal research, advising clients and providing preventive law counseling. The position entails heavy interaction with in-house senior business development attorneys, Marathon client organizations, third parties and outside counsel.



1. Provides professional legal advice, counsel, and guidance, as a practicing attorney at law, to assure that the Company, its assets and its activities are legally safeguarded, are in conformity with all the applicable laws and regulations and will not unduly expose the Company to litigation, penalties or claims.

2. Manages and coordinates the due diligence process for all business development projects and transactions.  Performs initial reviews of all due diligence material, including, but not limited to, material agreements, information technology agreements, and information and documentation related to real estate, intellectual property, health, environmental or safety, and human resources, and coordinates and manages subject matter expert reviews consistent with due diligence strategies.

3. Performs project management duties with regard to due diligence process and day one readiness initiatives led by the Law Organization and assists in developing reports and presentations to executive management on a project-specific basis.

4. Evaluates contractual content of proposals, provides interpretation of contract language, drafts internal contracts or responses to external contracts, evaluates the need for additional legal review and evaluates and analyzes contracts and other documentation reviewed in due diligence process.

5. Develops, recommends and implements improvements to Marathon’s due diligence strategies and philosophies for the full variety of business development projects.

6. Tracks and analyzes industry trends with respect to mergers and acquisitions, with specific focus on the energy industry, and analyzes and recommends best practices or market-based norms for use in negotiating business development transactions.

7. Participates in continuing legal education programs and other activities as necessary to keep informed of developments in the law, new and proposed statutes and regulations, economic and social issues and other matters of interest to the Company and the energy industry.



Degree Required: J.D. The preferred candidate will be licensed and authorized to practice law in Ohio or another state. Some experience in corporate M&A transactions, joint ventures or other general corporate, limited liability company or limited partnership matters is preferred, but not required. Continued employment will be conditioned upon obtaining and maintaining membership in the Ohio or other State Bar.

Years of Experience Required:  1 to 3 years


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation



Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) is a large-scale geographically-diversified and highly -integrated refining, marketing and midstream company. MPC is the nation's largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of more than 3 million barrels per calendar day in its 16-refinery system. MPC's high-quality, nationwide retail and marketing business includes approximately 3,900 company-owned and -operated stores and 7,800 branded locations. MPC owns the general partners of MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, two strong, customer-focused midstream master limited partnerships.



Job Function: Corp Functions

Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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Marathon Petroleum Company LP (“MPC”) is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or other legally protected status.


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