Multiple Sr Staff Attorney and Senior Attorney- Commercial litigation

Job Info

May 16, 2018

100362

Posting Expiration Date: Jun 30, 2018

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Organization: General - LAW

Department: Commercial Litigation

Section: LAW Commercial Litigation

Location: NY-New York-4 Irving Pl Headquarters

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • Represent the Company in state and federal court proceedings and administrative proceedings involving commercial matters.
  • Analyze complex matters and provide thoughtful, practical and creative solutions.
  • Highly-motivated, self starter who can produce results under time constraints.
  • Deposition and trial experience.
  • Research and write high-quality legal memos, court briefs, and other pleadings using a plain-English, high-impact style. Draft settlement agreements.
  • Perform administrative matters in connection with the operation of the Law Department.
  • Provide any other commercial legal services related to Company operations.
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments.

Required Education/Experience

  • Juris Doctorate J.D. from a recognized Law school.

Required Work Experience

  • Must be admitted to practice law in New York Required And
  • Candidate for the Senior Attorney role must have a minimum of 7 years legal experience with a focus on commercial litigation matters. Required Or
  • Candidates for the Senior Staff Attorney role need at least 5 years of the above mentioned experience. Required
  • Deposition and trial experience is required. Required And
  • Must possess excellent presentation, interpersonal, written and oral communications and negotiation skills. Required And
  • Organizational leadership or management experience. Required

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to participate in the Company's emergency management processes and storm plans as required.

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.

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