Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.
The counsel will report to the Managing Counsel for Gas and Electric Operations and will be responsible for providing legal advice and representation in connection with all aspects of the company’s operations, including in rulemaking or investigation proceedings at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) or investigations by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), as well as providing advice and counsel to the company’s gas, electric, and customer care departments, including assisting in compliance processes.
Duties and Responsibilities:
•Researches case law citations, references, quotations, court proceedings, hearing processes, and litigation procedures, facts, and terminology.
•Assumes primary responsibility for representing the Company in regulatory proceedings, compliance investigations, judicial and other dispute resolution processes, employment matters, corporate matters, transactions, and permitting.
•Develops legal advice and strategy for complex matters with guidance as needed.
•Prepares analysis of legal options and strategies with supervision.
•Prepares final legal documents, including complex memoranda, contracts, disclosure and Board materials or pleadings with general guidance.
•Under supervision, manages and coordinates outside counsel handling specific proceedings or issues.
•Under supervision, assists with outside counsel’s integration into a broader legal team.