Senior Counsel/Counsel


In house Attorney to handle a wide range of regulatory proceedings for SDG&E.

  • Advocates for the company in a wide range of state regulatory proceedings pending before the California Public Utilities Commission and other state agencies.
  • Represents the company in a variety of hearings, including hearings before administrative law judges, that involve defending company witnesses and cross-examining witnesses for intervening parties.
  • Provides legal and strategic advice to various business units on highly complex regulatory issues, including both technical and policy-based issues.
  • Interacts regularly with different groups within the company (e.g., engineering, accounting, rate design) as well as with executives and upper management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree and J.D. or L.L.B. from an accredited law school.
  • Member of good standing with California Bar or certification to practice in California.
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience, ideally in a regulatory attorney position.  

Desired Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to independently handle major regulatory proceedings for state regulated entities.
  • 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.
  • Experience in the utility industry is desirable, but not required.
  • Experience as a litigator representing companies in complex litigation matters is desirable.
  • Maturity of judgment and conduct.

**Competitive compensation package, including flexible benefits, annual bonus plan, long-term incentive stock plan, 401k matching, and pension plan.

**We have multiple positions open (both Counsel and Senior Counsel) and will be filled depending on qualifications.

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