Summer Legal Intern - Regulatory

internship - full time, unpaid

Sorenson Communications
Salt Lake City, UT
Closed
Posted 33 Days ago
Sorenson Communications
Salt Lake City, UT
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 33 Days ago
Closed

Description

Job Title Summer Legal Intern - Regulatory Location Salt Lake City, UT Full-Time/Part Time Full-time Job Description SummarySorenson is seeking a summer time intern to work in the company's legal department based in Salt Lake City, UT starting Spring/Summer 2019. The Legal Intern will contribute to and learn from the day-to-day operations of our in-house General Counsel, intellectual property, regulatory, and compliance departments. The Legal Intern also may have the opportunity to work with other departments within Sorenson or with other offices, in each case as part of the legal team. Essential Duties and Responsibilities * Drafting documents and correspondence for review, approval and use by attorneys; * Researching legal issues and reporting results to attorneys in writing and in-person; * Reviewing and summarizing agreements, complaints, and other legal documents; * Supporting on various assigned projects, including some administrative tasks * Other duties as assigned Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities Required * Sound judgment, integrity, professionalism and effective communication skills; and * An enthusiastic multi-tasker who enjoys handling new issues every day and who can move multiple projects forward simultaneously * Proficient in Microsoft office programs * Strong verbal and written communication skills * Creative and analytical skills * Sound judgment and problem-solving skills * Excellent time management and organization skills * Excellent attention to detail and able to prioritize work load. * Legal Intern must be extremely well organized and highly professional in all written and oral communications and interactions. * Proficient in Microsoft Office and online research techniques Experience/Education/Certifications * Currently enrolled and in good standing in an ABA-accredited law school * Must be 21 or over * Prior work experience preferred Other General Requirements/Additional Notes * Physical Demands * Able to sit/ stand for a long period of time in an office environment * Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, tools, and to handle other computer components * Regular and predictable attendance required. * Available 30-40 hours per week for up to 89 days * Must be able to work on-site at Corporate Headquarters * This position has access to highly confidential, sensitive information relating to the employees and customers of Sorenson Communications and CaptionCall. It is essential that applicant possess the requisite integrity to maintain the information in strictest confidence. * Positive attitude, team player, good interpersonal communication skills and able to work across company departments. Equal Employment Opportunity:Sorenson Communications is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Regular/ Temporary

Skills

intellectual property, legal issues, writing, document drafting, legal documentation, online research, law, attorneys, written and verbal communication, written communication, microsoft office, time management, organization, problem solving, microsoft access

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