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At Exelon, our people are the heart and soul of our business. Whether it's powering lives, supporting communities or collaborating with colleagues, an Exelon employee is talented, compassionate, forward-thinking and inspired. We are a Fortune 200 company united by our values and shared vision for a cleaner and brighter future. We encourage curiosity, value diverse perspectives and we never stop looking for ways to be, work and do better. We know the future is in our hands. That's why we're looking for people like you, who have the power to make a difference.
As the nation's largest utility company, we serve more than 10 million customers through six fully regulated transmission and distribution utilities -- Atlantic City Electric (ACE), Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE), Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), Delmarva Power & Light (DPL), PECO Energy Company (PECO), and Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco). All 18,000 of us are committed to delivering safe, reliable and affordable energy to our customers, strengthening our communities, supporting a clean energy future and reducing our impact on the changing climate.
Our people are empowered to evolve and advance their careers in an open and inclusive environment. We pride ourselves on being the kind of place where people want to come, stay and grow -- whether that's in the role and path they start in or in new and exciting career opportunities across our business. We know that investing in our employees' futures strengthens ours, which is why we offer competitive compensation, incentives, opportunities for career path changes, and health and retirement benefits.
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION
A senior lawyer who is a highly qualified attorney handling complex legal matters and projects on behalf of the Company.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
Performs as a specialist in state electric utility regulatory and administrative law, primarily in Washington, DC and Maryland, provides technical and expert legal services to Pepco Holdings, LLC (PHI) and has strong comprehension of the electric utility businesses.
Under minimal supervision, plans, conducts and supervises complex legal assignments, requiring an ability to evaluate matters that may have a major bearing on conducting the Company’s business; evaluates legal and business risks and advises clients accordingly
Interprets and applies organization policy according to law
Represents PHI in agency proceedings and/or relevant litigation
Prepares, and revises as necessary, budgets and early matter assessments for all matters involving outside counsel
Projects / duties as assigned
Provides lead direction and/or project leadership direction to less experienced attorneys and support staff
Supports more senior attorneys in the ongoing management of relationships and matters with Exelon Operating Companies/Business Units and outside counsel
Manages relationships with external stakeholders
Demonstrates superior legal judgment in the business context
Demonstrates innovation; generates new ideas and devises original and successful solutions, programs or actions
An LLB or JD from an accredited law school and licensed to practice law in one or more of the relevant jurisdictions.
At least 5-8 years of relevant professional experience
Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of principles, practices and procedures relevant to the complex operation and success of a utility regulatory practice
Requires excellent legal research, analytical abilities, and an ongoing knowledge of federal or state law
Must have the ability to communicate clearly – both orally and in writing; to read and analyze legal materials and other data; to work in high pressure conditions under time deadlines
At least 7 years of legal experience in State regulatory electric utility matters and practice before a state public service commission
At Exelon, we've got a place for you!
Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.
Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.
Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 100 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!