The Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies, has an outstanding opportunity for an Attorney, Corporate & Regulatory Affairs.
The Attorney will support the Associate General Counsel, Compliance & Corporate Affairs and the Vice President, Law, in general corporate matters, including general business law, federal elections law, human resources, litigation, contracts and other matters as they arise. Will serve as support internal OSHA team and be the Office of General Counsel liaison to internal services and IT departments. Additionally, this position will take assignments related to state and federal regulatory affairs as needed.
Assignments to include drafting, reviewing, interpreting and negotiating contractual arrangements and other agreements (leases, licenses, partnership agreements) entered into by EEI and related groups, as well as other drafting compliance plans and other legal documents. Will support efforts to ensure EEI compliance with a range of corporate and regulatory requirements, including Lobbying Disclosure Act compliance. Will work with the OSHA team, develop and implement strategies to respond to OSHA rulemakings, and assist in member compliance efforts. Will engage in general research and drafting on a range of legal issues that present themselves.
The successful applicant will have:
D. from an accredited law school and membership in good standing in a local state bar.
Minimum of two years of experience in corporate law or related field.
Excellent judgement with superb analytical, advocacy, and writing skills.
Knowledge of contracts and business/regulatory law with good business sense.
The ability to see projects through to completion.
Good interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills.
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly and indirectly employ more than one million workers.
Safe, reliable, affordable, and clean energy powers the economy and enhances the lives of all Americans.
EEI has dozens of international electric companies as International Members, and hundreds of industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.
Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.