Sr Attorney, Commercial Litigation

Job Info

Nov 15, 2022


Posting Expiration Date: Dec 15, 2022

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $175000

Maximum Salary: $210000

Organization: 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.
  • Take and defend depositions and first chair trials.
  • Manage complex projects and establish and meet deadlines.
  • 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 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 State Required
  • Candidate for Senior Attorney must have a minimum of 12 years legal experience with a focus on commercial litigation matters. Required
  • Must have deposition and trial experience Required
  • Must possess excellent presentation, interpersonal, written and oral communication and negotiation skills. Required
  • Organization leadership or management experience Pref

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, as needed.

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.