Intern – Legal


Temporary

Framingham, MA

The Legal Intern will support the Company’s Legal Department during the Summer of 2019 and provide general assistance with a variety of legal and administrative tasks within a fast-paced biopharmaceutical company. The Legal Intern will be responsible for assisting in-house legal staff with the following:

Responsibilities

  • Provide general support to the Legal Department in areas of law as needed (corporate, employment, IP);
  • Assist in all aspects of contract negotiation, including: drafting and reviewing contracts, tracking contract execution processes, and filing electronic and physical agreements;
  • Assist in expanding the infrastructure of the Legal Department, which includes drafting and reviewing template legal documents;
  • Research specific questions of law relevant to the Company’s activities and prepare memos on same;
  • Assist in supporting equity transactions, including reviewing and organizing underlying documentation;
  • Draft and assist with preparation of memos and presentations;
  • Manage multiple projects with urgent deadlines
  • Other assignments as needed

Qualifications

  • Must be a rising 2L or 3L Law student
  • Summer Program is full-time (~40 hours/week) for at least 10 weeks and is paid
  • Prefer demonstrated leadership in areas such as campus activities, clubs, sports or the community
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Experience in intellectual property preferred, but not mandatory
  • Excellent organizational skills and very strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated written and verbal skills and ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work both as a team member and independently