Legal Clerk Intern - Summer 2021 - Boston, MAApply Req ID: 2003008 Date posted 09/21/2020
Summary of Responsibilities:
The Law Clerk Summer Internship role will provide the intern with an opportunity to work on a variety of legal issues and gain a stronger understanding of the legal profession within the Banking industry. During the summer program, they will be able to work with at least two of the following business areas:
·Consumer and Business Banking
·Commercial and Corporate and Investment Banking
·Banco Santander’s New York Branch and Santander Investment Securities Inc.
·Santander Consumer – Auto Finance
·Banco Santander International – Private Banking
·Corporate Secretary / Governance and Regulatory Relations
·Corporate, Securities and Bank Regulatory
·Regulatory Operations and Shared Services
·Government Relations and Public Policy
·Corporate Social Responsibility
·Consumer and Business Practices
This 2021 Summer Internship is for JD students who have an anticipated graduation date between December 2021 and May 2022.
The application deadline for this position is Sunday, November 1, 2020. All applications received after November 1 will be considered on an as-needed basis.
This internship position is located in Boston, MA. Before applying, please keep in mind that our internship program does not offer any relocation assistance. To learn more about our summer internship program and the activities included, please visit https://www.santandercareers.com/students.
·Some responsibilities of Law Clerk internship role may include but are not limited to:
·Perform substantive legal research and factual development.
·Provide written and oral presentations to Santander colleagues.
·Attend internal meetings with departments across the company.
·Interface with senior management, other legal staff and LCA colleagues.
·May be given primary responsibility for generating first draft analyses to developing issues or responses to inquiries.
·Extended working hours may be required as dictated by management and business needs
·Travel to multiple facilities may be required
·May be required to lift, push, or pull materials weighing up to twenty (20) pounds
·May be required to sit and review information on a computer screen for long periods of time
·May require repetitive motions of the hands and wrist related to writing and typing at an electronic keyboard
·Corporate / satellite office role
At Santander, we value and respect differences in our workforce and strive to increase the diversity of our teams. We actively encourage everyone to apply.
·Currently enrolled in a JD program
·Expected graduation date between December 2021 – May 2022
·Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above
·Fluency in English, both written and verbal
·Strong analytics and critical thinking skills
·Demonstrates intellectual curiosity and professionalism
·Ability to work independently and within teams
·Eager to learn and take on new responsibilities
·Attention to detail
·Availability for entire 10-week program
·Ability to maintain confidentiality