Varsity Tutors is seeking a talented student currently enrolled in law school to join our team as a Legal Intern. This Legal Intern will provide legal support under the direction of the Vice President and General Counsel, as well as the Corporate Paralegal. The Legal Intern will primarily assist with research, drafting, file review, and general administrative clerical work. This internship is designed to provide top law students with an opportunity to gain real-world experience while working on challenging and meaningful projects with our Vice President and General Counsel. This position will be based out of our corporate headquarters in Clayton, MO.

Qualifications

  • Completed minimum of 1 year of law school
  • Demonstrated ability to perform legal industry research as requested and make written recommendations regarding appropriate course of action to the General Counsel
  • Strong desire to learn about business and function within an in-house legal team
  • Ability to prioritize and manage numerous tasks quickly, accurately, and efficiently in a fast-paced environment and under deadline pressure
  • Diligent, flexible, detail oriented and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), interpersonal and computer skills
  • Writing knowledge and the ability to write clear, concise and grammatically correct memorandums
  • Organizational, analytical, and listening skills
  • Ability to work in and maintain a highly confidential environment

Requirements

  • Perform legal research, conduct fact investigations, and manage multiple complex projects
  • Develop information and obtain materials relevant to the objectives determined by the Legal Department
  • Analyze and draft legal memoranda assessing the merits and respective risks and opportunities with different approaches
  • Performing legal research via Lexis and/or Westlaw and providing litigation assessments
  • Drafts, reviews, and revises documents
  • Maintains legal management systems and databases
  • Coordinates and processes communication, correspondence, and documentation with General Counsel and Corporate Paralegal
  • Identifies and protects all oral and written communications
  • Assist with document collection in response to regulatory requests
  • Assist with ongoing audits
  • Analyze regulatory developments

Varsity Tutors is proud to be an equal opportunity employer!  We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. Varsity Tutors will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements. (INDHP)

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