Legal Intern

US-RI-Johnston
Job ID
2017-6881
Category
Internship/Coop - Other

Overview - External

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities - External

Corporate Affairs:

  • Review of regulatory filing requirements and assist with organizing relevant data into work-flow software
  • Creation of duplicate corporate minute books for non-US subsidiaries
  • Assist with the preparation of corporate registry and regulatory filings
  • Review and organize corporate documents with specific focus on Asia Pacific branches
  • Contract review and assist with negotiation of new contracts coming into Corporate Affairs
  • Review and organize template legal documents on legal drive
  • Assist with preparation of responsive information to Finance of quarterly updates for the Comprehensive Annual Analysis
  • Review proposed client nondisclosure agreements for purposes of incorporating provisions consistent with company standard nondisclosure form
  • Other tasks on an as-needed basis, as determined by the Corporate Affairs Division

 

Litigation:

  • Organizing and collecting templates and forms for the shared drive
  • Preparing a state-by-state subro update, including Statutes of Limitations and Repose; which states are "First Dollar" States; whether there is case law on the books regarding subro waivers
  • Assist with organizing brief bank
  • Review contracts, expert reports, claims documents alongside Counsels in smaller subro matters
  • Assist with review or Leases in lease reviews
  • Other tasks on an as-needed bases, as determined by the Litigation Division

 

 

 

 

Qualifications - External

  • 2L or 3L law student at Roger Williams University Law School
  • Top 25% of class
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office/Computer Science background a plus
  • Organized, detail oriented and analytical

This position is posted part-time during Fall 2017 and Spring 2018. This is an hourly, paid position.

 

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