Staff Attorneys represent the Public Service Commission Staff in proceedings before the Commission and provide legal advice and opinions to Staff regarding both public utilities law and general legal principles.
The position may be filled with an attorney practicing at the entry, intermediate, or experienced level, who can provide legal services to the technical staff of the Public Service Commission.
A Juris Doctorate degree or equivalent degree from an accredited school of law.
The Commission regulates gas, electric, telephone, water, and sewage disposal companies. Also subject to the jurisdiction of the Commission are electricity suppliers, fees for pilotage services to vessels, construction of a generating station and certain common carriers engaged in the transportation for hire of persons. The PSC’s jurisdiction extends to taxicabs operating in the City of Baltimore, Baltimore County, Cumberland, and Hagerstown.