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Legal Intern (ID: 106190) for Spring 2018

Agency/Facility

Department of State

123 William Street
New York , NY 10038

Division/Unit: New York State Athletic Commission

 

Web Site: http://www.dos.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

The New York State Athletic Commission is seeking a law school intern for the Spring semester. The ideal candidate should exhibit an interest in combat sports, particularly boxing and mixed martial arts, as well as a proficiency in legal research and writing. The required tasks include legal research, drafting memoranda and correspondence, and assisting Commission staff at weigh-ins and professional boxing and mixed martials arts events. The candidate should be available to work at least one day per week in the Commission office and on Saturday evenings, if necessary.

 

Skills:

Legal research

Legal writing

Contract review

Hands-on field work

 

Internship Areas: Contract Management, Legal Specialties, Policy Enforcement, Public Policy

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 10 - 19

Location: New York

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing 2nd Year Law Student

Minimum Standing: 1st Year Law Student

Degree Concentrations: Legal Studies