Southern California Edison Paralegal 3 in Rosemead, California
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This position is in the Legal Organization at Southern California Edison. This is a paralegal position and requires assuming responsibility for providing assistance to the attorneys in the regulatory practice areas including conducting legal research, analyzing and applying legal authority, cite-checking, drafting, compiling documentation, and providing assistance in implementing a variety of state and federal legal and regulatory requirements.
Typical Responsibilities Include:
Assisting with all aspects of briefing cases and participating in legal and regulatory proceedings, including hearings, before state and federal administrative agencies and/or federal courts (e.g., CPUC, FERC, D.C. Circuit).
Research, including use of legal, regulatory, and administrative data bases, working on legal and factual discovery and cite/fact checking legal submissions.
Assistance in processing matters in compliance with state and federal regulations.
Assistance in interpreting and applying legal and regulatory requirements to various agreements and drafting documents.
Interfacing with personnel in other departments and with external third parties to gather information.
Conducting factual and legal investigations, multitasking, and managing moderate to heavy workloads.
Maintaining a safety conscious work environment by following Edison safety protocols and safe work practices; and performing other responsibilities and duties as assigned.
Certificate from an American Bar Association accredited paralegal program,
Five years of experience working in a law firm or a corporate legal department in either regulatory, energy, administrative, or related areas of legal practice, or in anti-trust, intellectual property, corporate, or similar areas of practice.
Experience in preparing drafts of documents, cite and fact checking legal submissions, and legal research, including experience in using online research services (e.g., Lexis Nexis, West Law).
Bachelor's or Higher Degree
Extensive experience in using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook (or equivalent applications).
Experience in completing projects with tight deadlines, working on multiple project and with multiple clients at the same time, and making work flow adjustments to meet changing conditions and priorities.
Knowledge or and experience working with government, administrative, or regulatory agencies in an energy practice.
Experience or familiarity with FERC, NERC, or CPUC matters or practice areas.
Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.
Candidates will be required to participate in a written exercise in the course of the interview.
Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.
SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.