The Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) is seeking an Attorney for its Staff Counsel Department in Jefferson City.
Duties include: litigation of public utility cases (telecommunications, electric, natural gas, water and sewer) before the PSC on behalf of Commission Staff. Cases involve matters such as utility rates, utility operation financing, mergers and regulatory law enforcement of Commission rules and laws. In addition to litigation, duties include providing legal advice and guidance to Staff members.
Annual salary for Legal Counsel is - $51,038; Associate Counsel is - $56,625; and Senior Counsel is $61,384. To be considered for this position, please send an application, resume, provide a copy of each transcript from all colleges/universities attended, and a short legal writing sample by 5:00 pm July 16, 2021 to the MO Public Service Commission, Reference #SC020721, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102 via e-mail to email@example.com. For additional information, visit http://psc.mo.gov/General/Career_Opportunities.
Legal Counsel (entry-level) - A juris doctorate degree and admission to practice law in Missouri or admission elsewhere and eligibility for admission to practice law in Missouri is required. (May graduates are welcome to apply.)Associate Counsel (intermediate-level) – Two (2) years’ experience as a Legal Counsel at the PSC or two years’ experience in one or more fields of law directly related to the field of public utility regulation or a closely related field. Senior Counsel (senior-level) – Two (2) years’ experience as an Associate Counsel at the PSC with two years of responsible relevant legal experience in one or more fields of law directly related to the field of public utility regulation or a closely related field or four years’ experience in general litigation, administrative law, and/or government regulation of private enterprise preferred. Personal computer experience required, with knowledge of Microsoft Office preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.