Sr Staff Attorney
Expired On: 4/11/2014
Job Code: 12-583
Qualifications: The Regulatory Services section of the Law Department is seeking to hire a regulatory attorney. The candidate must have a JD degree from an accredited law school, be admitted to practice in New York State and have from five to ten years or more of legal experience in state and federal energy regulatory matters in a law firm, regulatory commission and/or law department of an entity active in electric and/or gas energy matters. The candidate must possess a working knowledge of energy, utility and administrative law. In addition, the candidate must excel at written and oral communication skills, negotiation skills, presentation skills and interpersonal skills, and must be able to adopt a customer service mentality. The candidate must also be energetic and enthusiastic about a commitment to the Company and its Code of Conduct and the "The Way We Work principles.A valid driver's license is required.
The candidate must be willing and able to travel within the Company’s service territory and/or other locales (e.g., Albany, Washington D.C.), as needed.
Responsibilities: The candidate must be able to represent the Company in state and federal administrative proceedings and related judicial appeals, prepare a variety of regulatory filings including tariff and rate filings, prepare briefs and other submissions in contested proceedings, provide advice in connection with state and federal regulatory matters and proceedings, and perform legal research and write legal memoranda. The candidate must also be able to provide any other legal service related to Company operations.
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