San Diego Gas & Electric (“SDG&E”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel to be located in its San Diego, California headquarters. SDG&E is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: The Senior Counsel will be a part of SDG&E’s legal department and will be responsible for handling a wide range of regulatory proceedings for SDG&E. The Senior Counsel will be responsible for managing a case load independently, including all facets of discovery, witness preparation, motion practice, working with subject matter experts, attending hearings and drafting appeals. This position reports directly to the Associate General Counsel of the Regulatory group.
Company: SDG&E is a regulated public utility that provides energy service to 3.6 million people through 1.4 million electric meters and 873,000 natural gas meters in San Diego and southern Orange County. Their service area spans 4,100 square miles. SDG&E is part of the Sempra Energy Utility holding company.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience. The package includes base salary, target bonus, equity, and benefits.
Experience: At least 8 years of legal experience, with prior experience at a top law firm or in-house position. Successful candidates must have significant experience handling litigation and/or regulatory matters, including conducting legal research, drafting pleadings and motions, witness preparation, working with subject matter experts, attending hearings and drafting appeals. Candidates with a background handling regulatory issues are preferred.
Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to Joanna Herman at email@example.com. Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to SDG&E will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Internal Number: O-2659067
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