Overview: Reporting to the CEO, the successful candidate will be responsible for all of the legal affairs of Edison Energy and its subsidiaries. The candidate will personally handle commercial transactional matters and will also have responsibility for managing a variety of legal issues and risks including litigation, employment, compliance, corporate policies, and corporate governance. Company: Edison Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Edison International (NYSE: EIX), provides independent, global advisory solutions to help large corporate, industrial, and institutional clients better understand and navigate the choices and risks of managing energy. Through a portfolio approach, Edison Energy (DBA as Altenex Energy and Alfa Energy in Europe) enables decision-makers in organizations to deliver on their strategic, financial and sustainability goals. Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience. Experience: 10 plus years practicing law at a major law firm and / or corporate in-house setting. Location: This role is on a remote/hybrid basis with travel up to 50% of the time, primarily in the US and Europe. Bar: Admitted to practice law and in good standing in at least one US jurisdiction (preferably California, New York, Massachusetts or Delaware).
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