Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in Oakland, our 25,000 employees work throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada. We’re ranked among the nation’s cleanest utilities and we’re driving change in the utility industry to support the transition to a cleaner energy economy.

Position Summary
The Counsel Attorney will report to the Managing Counsel for Strategy & Policy and will be responsible for providing legal advice and counsel to Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s Energy Policy and Procurement, Corporate Strategy, and Power Generation groups. The work will focus on regulatory and other proceedings at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), the California Energy Commission (CEC), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and related policy and transactional matters.

Qualifications and Prior Experience
Minimum:
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
• J.D. from an accredited law school
• 6 years of experience, which may include other industry experience relevant to the position
• Experience as Attorney, 3 years

Desired:
• Licensed to practice law in California [or Registered In-House Counsel]
• Experience advising clients in the energy industry, including regulatory and transactional.
• Ability to represent PG&E in proceedings before regulatory bodies, including prior experience in Public Utility Commission proceedings or administrative litigation and/or competence in energy transactional agreements.
• Capable of working independently and as a team member.
• Experience directly advising clients and ability to provide a high level of client service.
• Ability to set priorities and to respond to changing demands from multiple internal and external sources.
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
• Strong academic record.

How to Apply
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