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Senior Attorney - Corporate / SEC /Commercial

Arizona Public Service - APS
Posted May 13
Full Time
Phoenix, Arizona

Senior Attorney - Corporate / SEC /Commercial is focused primarily on commercial legal matters related to utility Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) contracts, including SaaS agreements; data privacy; cybersecurity; and other commercial matters.

What your day would be like: You are responsible for:

  • Five (5) years of Commercial and/or Litigation experience, with a focus in these specialties, is required.
  • Leading complex contract negotiations with IT and OT vendors, monitoring and ensuring compliance with applicable state and federal laws relating to data privacy and cybersecurity, developing solutions to a variety of complex legal projects, applying established policies and procedures, and exercising considerable independent judgment and discretion.
  • Contractual drafting and negotiating skills.
  • Collaboration across all levels of the Company and cross-functional teams and interacts frequently with one or more senior management representatives on significant legal matters.
  • Regular use of ingenuity and innovation, applying complete understanding and application of relevant legal principles to drive positive results consistent with business goals, including the company’s Clean Energy Commitment and focus on safety.
  • Individual exercises considerable latitude and judgment in determining approaches to assignments and accomplishing objectives and must be able to function in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and matters.

Senior Attorney - Corporate / SEC /Commercial

  • Degree from an accredited law school; Licensed state bar member in good standing may be required to become a member of the State Bar of Arizona;
  • PLUS 5 years of experience with significant exposure to corporate clients and the types of legal issues regularly faced by large public companies.

Highly Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with the following: IT vendor agreements, SaaS (Software as a Service), data privacy law, and drafting/negotiating NDA's (non-disclosure agreements).