Associate General Counsel Intern

Mighty

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Description

Mighty is looking for a highly motivated part or full-time Associate General Counsel Intern. As an Associate General Counsel Intern, you’ll become a domain expert in an expansive, complex, and growing industry at the intersection of technology, finance, and the law. You’ll have a high degree of autonomy as the sole member of Mighty’s Legal Team outside of the CEO, and you’ll provide counsel on legal issues, ensure the business operates within the confines of the law, and participate in mission-critical operational and strategic decisions. The position requires high performance across a wide array of legal issues and business activities.

Requirements

  • Spend about half of your time doing traditional legal work related to small businesses
  • Spend about half of your time on business and operations, utilizing your knowledge of the law to give you a competitive business advantage
  • Report directly to CEO and provide expert and strategic legal advice to Executive Team
  • Draft, review, and edit legal agreements that minimize risks and maximize legal rights
  • Conduct research and provide editorial support for written materials produced by Mighty
  • Interact closely with Sales, Product, and Customer Success teams on emergent issues with business partners
  • Research, monitor, and implement changes required by relevant legislative and regulatory developments
  • Review and revise internal policies and procedures


THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Can work out of our offices full time (at least 3 days a week, ideally 5)
  • Can commit a minimum of 4 months to the role
  • Wants to learn, not earn, as a major, major pay cut will be taken
  • Self-starter: Always comes up with ideas on how to improve and change current processes, thrives with autonomy and large amounts of responsibility
  • Adaptive: Fast learner who is comfortable working in a rapidly-growing and changing company
  • Passionate: History of success in whatever you do
  • Highly competent: Possess superior research, writing, and analytical skills
  • Mission-driven: Demonstrable desire to work for a technology company that is changing the justice system for the better

Benefits

  • Lunch delivered to the office everyday
  • Fully stocked pantry and bar, including coldbrew keg and healthy snacks
  • Great view of downtown NYC from our outdoor terrace
  • Experience at a fast-growing, mission-driven startup that is changing the justice system for the better
  • Intern-level salary
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