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SoCalGas is seeking an environmental/land use attorney to provide legal counsel on a wide range of federal, state and local environmental and land use issues in a lead counsel capacity.
Act as lead counsel for a wide range of federal, state and local environmental and land use proceedings for SoCalGas.
Handle fast-paced proceedings and matters, and provide timely advice and counsel to internal clients and the law department
Provide legal advice and counsel for highly complex, technical, and/or sensitive issues to the business unit or other client groups as necessary
Interact regularly with internal clients and understand the goals and sensitivities of the business unit
Ensure that law department management and/or business unit leadership stays regularly informed regarding proceeding
Position is based in downtown Los Angeles.
Graduate from a nationally recognized law school. Top academic credentials desired.
8+ years' experience required in Environmental, land use and/or litigation.
Knowledge of the California energy/utility industry is desirable.
Demonstrated ability to independently handle major environmental and land use proceedings before regulatory agencies, or first chair court experience.
Excellent written and oral advocacy and communication skills and strong analytic ability
Ability to quickly learn environmental and land use regulations and laws and ability to apply this knowledge accurately to various legal situations affecting the Business Units.
Maturity of judgment and conduct.
Some travel required
Internal Number: 19-51643
Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas ®) has been delivering clean, safe and reliable natural gas to its customers for more than 140 years. It is the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company’s service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles in diverse terrain throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Sempra Energy, based in San Diego, is a Fortune 500 energy services holding company. SoCalGas also helps energize communities through our involvement in programs with these goals: - Protect and preserve the environment - Promote education and leadership development - Encourage emergency preparedness and safety - Support economic, community and business development As we move forward, we believe SoCalGas must continue to be a good corporate citizen, while taking a leadership role to help solve some of the critical issues facing our diverse communities.