Company: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Position: Energy Junior Associate
Location: Philadelphia, PA

Description: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading international law firms, seeks to hire a highly qualified junior associate to join our Energy Practice in the Philadelphia office. Note that this position is for an experienced lawyer, not an entry-level associate.

Practice Description:
Major participants in every sector of the energy market turn to Morgan Lewis for regulatory guidance and counsel in leading transactions. Our work spans a host of matters, including ratemaking; project development and financing; regulatory compliance and licensing; transmission; mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures; strategic planning and corporate restructuring; internal and government investigations and enforcement; debt and equity securities issuances; structuring of cross-border investments; and energy marketing and trading.

An energy powerhouse, our team of US energy lawyers simultaneously serves the electric, gas, nuclear, renewables, oil, fossil, marketing, transmission, and distribution sectors as well as the water industry. Our clients include investor-owned utilities, independent power producers, project developers, financial institutions, private equity firms, commercial users, integrated oil companies, state-owned entities, petrochemical companies, refiners and marketers, service companies, independent oil and gas companies, and government contractors (including US Department of Energy (DOE) contractors).

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Contact: To apply: Please submit your cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a writing sample via our website:


Job Requirements:
The ideal candidate will have two to three years of litigation experience and a demonstrated interest in energy law. Significant experience in brief writing is essential; experience in administrative law proceedings is preferred but not required. The candidate will joining a Philadelphia-based practice group focused on the representation of utilities (electric, gas and water) on state energy issues and working closely with Morgan Lewis’ leading energy transactions practice, advising clients on renewable energy and corporate sustainability. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials, as well as strong organization, research, writing and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. Pennsylvania bar membership is preferred.

Qualified candidates only. All inquiries will be kept confidential.

Morgan Lewis is not accepting resumes or referrals from search firms for this position. If you are a search firm, employment agency, or representative of either, you will not be compensated in any way for your referral of a candidate, even if Morgan Lewis hires said candidate.

Morgan Lewis is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pursuant to applicable state and municipal Fair Chance Laws and Ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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