May 2024 - US Law Student Opportunities
Houston, TX 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description

Determined. Imaginative. Curious. If these are some of the ways you describe yourself - we want to learn more about you! At TC Energy, we are Energy Problem Solvers - passionate about transitioning North America to cleaner energy while meeting the energy demands of today and tomorrow. If that sounds like a challenge you want to help tackle, we want you to join our team!

Posting Close Date: February 28, 2024

The Opportunity

TC Energy is looking to add an #EnergyProblemSolver in various locations to support our efforts in Energy Problem Solving and our daily operations. We are seeking students enrolled in Bachelor of Science in Computer Sciences, Computer Information Systems or related Programs, in various majors and specializations.

We are looking for motivated legal summer students who are interested in gaining a broad range of experience supporting US Natural Gas Legal.

Term length is for 3-months.

Roles are based in Houston and responsibilities will depend on your team. To be considered for student opportunities, please apply to our general careers page at .

We engage our students in the very core of our operations. As a valued member of the team, you'll do exciting, challenging work, solve real world problems, and make a meaningful impact. You'll learn about the business and build your professional network by working closely with other skilled people at TC Energy. The U.S. Natural Gas Legal department supports stakeholders across the USNG footprint in all areas of U.S. Law. Our main client groups include Regulatory, Commercial, Business Development, Compliance, Environmental Pipeline Safety and Land.

What you'll do

  • Legal research and analysis
  • Preparation of legal memos
  • Review and identification of legal issues
  • FERC tariffs and other types of U.S. Legal contracts for our client groups
  • Regulatory compliance research and application of statutes, regulations and guidance as it applies to various fact patterns
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Actively enrolled in a Juris Doctorate degree program with at least one year of law school completed and at least one semester remaining following your work term
  • Possess strong advocacy skills, both oral and written
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to support diverse client groups and handle multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal and communicative skills to work efficiently in a collaborative team environment
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Exhibit a safety mindset, in a professional and personal setting
  • Must exhibit the TC Energy corporate values and incorporate them into work activities and initiatives: safety, responsibility, integrity and collaboration
  • Legally entitled to work in the U.S. permanently without requiring sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Committed to building and maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to accurately analyze information and deal with ambiguity
  • Experience working in a dynamic and challenging environment, and adaptable to changing priorities
  • Ability to multi-task effectively, with strong organizational and time management skills
  • Reflective and committed to continuous improvement and personal development

To remain competitive, support our high-performance culture and allow for more flexibility in the way we work, we offer a hybrid work model and flexible dress code for our eligible office-based workforce in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. #LI-Hybrid

Please apply with your resume, cover letter and a copy of your transcripts to May 2024 - US Law Student Opportunities.

About our business

TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

Learn more

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Thank you for choosing TC Energy in your career search.

* Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.
* All positions require background screening. Some require criminal and/or credit checks to comply with regulations.
* TC Energy is committed to provide employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or disability. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available on request during the recruitment process. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats or communication supports by contacting


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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