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Legal Clerk/Intern

Mainline Information Systems Tallahassee, FL

  • Expired: March 02, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Summary

This opening is for a legal professional who will assist the Mainline legal team in providing legal support to all segments of the company's business operations from Mainline's Tallahassee headquarters office.


Education and/or Experience

A bachelor's degree and a minimum of one (1) year of legal education required; preference will be given to law students in their second or third year at an accredited law school within the continental United States. A strong interest in contracts and corporate law and an undergraduate degree focused in business from an accredited university are preferred.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strong academic record
  • Interest in contracts and corporate law
  • Outstanding organizational and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Able to work well within a fast-paced organization
  • Ability to accomplish multiple tasks and research projects efficiently and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and act on individual initiative
  • Must be available to work at corporate headquarters in Tallahassee during the term of the internship
  • Responsible, reliable and punctual
  • Pleasant and professional demeanor: ability to interact directly with executives, customers and partners
  • Basic clerical and computer skills

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the legal team in supporting all legal requirements of the organization
  • Review, analyze, redline, and draft various types of commercial sales, professional services, software, and product vendor contracts as well as analysis of legal requirements of competitive solicitations
  • Manage contract execution and disbursement
  • Compiling legal risk assessments regarding the above-mentioned agreements
  • Perform legal research for a wide variety of legal issues
  • Assist in the preparation and maintenance of corporate governance documents including board materials, resolutions, by-laws, operating agreements, and articles of incorporation
  • Participate in employment policy matters
  • Maintain and update the legal team's contract template database and nonstandard contracts table
  • Assist in investigation of legal disputes and provide suggestions for resolution
  • Perform legal research as needed
  • Complete special projects as assigned

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

  • Physical environmental factors of this position include those found in typical business office environment or home office environment.
  • Requires use of general office equipment and personal computer equipment.
  • Ability to travel. Various means of travel may be required, including auto and air travel. This position requires travel: Rarely
  • May be required to work irregular schedules including but not limited to as applicable: Nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and/or overtime.
Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Mainline Information Systems

Address

Tallahassee, FL
32317 USA

Industry

Legal

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