Senior Legal Counsel

Houston, TX

Posted: 05/10/2019 Employment Type: Full-time Job Category: Information Technology Job Number: 19-00103

Do you have at least 8 years of legal experience with FERC and a well developed knowledge of pipeline operations in the oil and gas industry?

Business Control Systems, LP (BCS) is currently looking for a stellar candidate for a direct hire position at one of our well-known clients in Houston, TX.

Who you are:

You have a background in regulatory reporting, tariff interpretation and revision, you have experience representing FERC regulated interstate natural gas pipelines.

What you will do:

  • Review, draft, and negotiate various natural gas transportation and gathering agreements.
  • Review FERC orders, prepare responsive documents, and implement plans to enable compliance with regulatory rules.
  • Draft routine documents and conduct legal research on FERC issues.

US Gas Law supporting mid-stream pipelines.

  1. Governance Issues (25%)
    1. Joint Venture support – most are owned by 50+% by Enbridge. Manages agreements across LLC’s.
  2. Commercial Biz Dev and Marketing
    1. Supporting commercial activities of pipelines. Structure transactions from Marketing and Business Development groups. Work with regulatory to support filings/applications and the agreements.
  3. Regulatory Affairs
    1. Administer, interpret, and change FERC (Fed Energy Regulatory Commission) Tariffs of pipelines.
    2. Filings

Duel licensure in Texas and Louisiana, Familiartity with NGA Section 4 rate and tariff proceedings and experience drafting preliminary agreements (e.g., Precedent Agreements, CAs, MOUs, LOIs, JDAs) is a HUGE plus!

If this sunds like you apply today at!

Business Control Systems, LP (BCS) is a 31-year-old agent of highly-skilled engineering and IT professionals who achieve outstanding results for our clients. We start with the best in whom we invest! We strongly encourage veterans to apply! *US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. *We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.

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