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Corporate - General Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

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Company name

Duquesne Light Company

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Corporate - General

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


Pittsburgh, PA

Date Last Verified

Nov 10,2017

Posted on

Sep 20,2017

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Counsel III-IV – Commercial / General The candidate will provide critical legal services in support of the company's business objectives. Reviews, researches, analyzes and makes recommendations to corporate clients with respect to various legal questions, problems and cases often in deadline-oriented matters. Will perform a multiple number of legal assignments, which are largely non-routine and can be both self and externally generated from a multitude of levels of Company personnel ranging from technical to senior management, such as drafting and reviewing contracts, negotiating real estate transactions, addressing corporate matters and supporting utility pole attachment issues. Negotiate and drafts legal agreements, terms and conditions for business transactions. Represent the Company's legal position in dealing with outside organizations and individuals such as customers, law firms, banks, other businesses, the government and regulatory agencies. Maintain continuing awareness of legislation, rule-making, adjudications and court opinions affecting the Company in related areas of practice. Provide general legal advice and counsel for various real estate and commercial matters and projects at Duquesne Light Company. Must have College and Law Degree (JD degree or LL.B.) from an accredited law school; licensed to practice law and a member of the Bar in good standing either in the Commonwealth of PA or eligible for a limited in-House Corporate Counsel license in Pennsylvania. Should have 3+ years of relevant experience, including private practice experience, which has permitted the development of expertise in real estate and commercial matters.

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Ref: 8622

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Duquesne Light Company
411 7th Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219