Legal Intern

Legal | San Mateo, CA, United States



Legal Intern

 

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with customers their – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology.


The Opportunity
 

Company is looking for a qualified summer law intern to join our legal team with a strong interest in working in an in-house legal department. The legal intern can expect to work on or drive projects designed to enhance the department’s ability to carry out its corporate priorities.  The legal intern will also obtain practical in-house experience that will leave them better equipped to compete in today’s challenging legal environment. Interns who aspire to someday practice in-house will benefit from exposure to a legal department of a public company. In addition, interns who hope to practice in the traditional law firm environment will gain a better understanding of the client perspective.

 

Responsibilities:

The focus will largely be in the areas of Commercial, General Corporate, Public Company Governance and Compliance, Intellectual Property, and Operations. The legal intern will be asked to undertake various projects that may involve one or more of the following:

 

  • Research best-practices on various legal issues relating to such topics as SaaS offerings and data privacy and protection
  • Review and prepare non-disclosure agreements, various services, license and lease agreements
  • Prepare, review and update presentations and trainings for colleagues
  • Public company governance and compliance
  • Review department's use of technology with a view to improving communication and effectiveness
  • Identify opportunities to improve contract management and operational efficiency
  • Any other related task or special project that the in-house legal team may request
  • Work as a contributing member of a team

 

Required Skills / Experience:

The Company is looking for a 1L law student that can produce high-quality legal research and analysis work, demonstrate sound legal judgment, learn quickly in a flexible, fast-paced team environment and can communicate properly and confidently both orally and in writing.

 

  • Knowledge of Web and social media, PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience is a must.
  • Majors:  Business Administration, Economics, Political Science

 

About Marketo

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with their customers – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology. Marketo puts Marketing First. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices around the world, Marketo serves as a strategic partner to large enterprise and fast-growing small companies across a wide variety of industries. To learn more about Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform, LaunchPoint® partner ecosystem, and the vast community that is the Marketo Marketing Nation®, visit www.marketo.com.


Marketo is an equal opportunity employer.