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Southern California Edison 2021 Law Clerk Program - Law Students in Rosemead, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

This position is part of Southern California Edison’s (SCE) Law Clerk Experience Program. Law clerks are expected to work forty hours per week during a 12-week period during the summer and an average of 15 hours per week for the rest of the school year. Hours in the school year will be somewhat flexible to accommodate academic commitments. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

The successful candidate will perform research on a variety of legal issues, and engage in writing memos, briefs, draft pleadings, and contract provisions at the direction of the supervising attorney; may attend departmental and client meetings, and other relevant meetings with supervising attorney(s). In addition, the successful candidate may assist in the representation of the Company on various matters, including in state and federal court, and advising client organizations in identifying and resolving legal, business and strategic issues related to general business issues, claims and liability. The successful candidate is also expected to maintain a safety conscious work environment by following Edison safety protocols and safe work practices and performing other responsibilities/duties as assigned.

Qualifications

The essentials

  • Must be a law student entering their third year of law school, pursuing a Juris Doctorate (JD) in Law at an ABA accredited institution

  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25/4.00 or higher

  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated experience conducting efficient electronic and traditional research

  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

You should know

  • Applicants must provide a cover letter, unofficial transcript, resume, and recent writing sample (research memo, journal article, or pleading) on which they are the sole author.

  • There are at least 2 open positions for this requisition.

  • Official transcripts will be verified during the on-boarding process

  • We require you to be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship

  • Visit our Candidate Resource page at https://www.edisoncareers.com/page/show/Candidate-Resources to get meaningful information related to resources, testing information, the hiring process, and more!

Relocation

  • Relocation does not apply to this position

Testing

  • This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. We invite you to visit our Candidate Resource page for further information and to access information guides. For information guides, please reference test #8203. Candidates who have previously passed this assessment, in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.

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