Southern California Gas Company is seeking an attorney to handle a wide range of state and federal regulatory proceedings for SoCalGas in a lead counsel capacity. This position will primarily focus on state regulatory matters.
Handle all aspects of a wide range of state and federal regulatory proceedings for SoCalGas.
Provide legal advice and counsel of a highly complex, technical, and/or sensitive nature to the Business Unit or other client groups as necessary and required.
Interact regularly with and understand the needs of the Business Unit.
Handle administrative duties as necessary within the Law Department and ensure that Law Department management stays regularly informed regarding case activity.
Perform other duties, as assigned
5+ years relevant experience preferred, ideally in a regulatory and/or litigation attorney position.
Knowledge of the utility industry is desirable.
Demonstrated ability to independently handle major regulatory proceedings before state regulatory agencies and/or FERC.
Excellent written and oral communication skills and strong analytic ability.
Thorough knowledge of law and ability to apply this knowledge accurately to various legal situations affecting the Business Unit.
Maturity of judgment and conduct.
TO APPLY: www.socalgas.com Reference: 16-29031
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience
Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas ®) has been delivering clean, safe and reliable natural gas to its customers for more than 140 years. It is the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company’s service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles... in diverse terrain throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border.
SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Sempra Energy, based in San Diego, is a Fortune 500 energy services holding company.
SoCalGas also helps energize communities through our involvement in programs with these goals:
- Protect and preserve the environment
- Promote education and leadership development
- Encourage emergency preparedness and safety
- Support economic, community and business development
As we move forward, we believe SoCalGas must continue to be a good corporate citizen, while taking a leadership role to help solve some of the critical issues facing our diverse communities