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Internship

Law Clerk Intern - Summer 2024

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Kiewit

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23d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Omaha

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Summer Internship

Legal•Omaha

Description

  • Kiewit’s Legal Department is searching for a talented candidate to join its team as a Law Clerk, as part of a summer internship. As a Law Clerk reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, you will serve as a valued member of Kiewit's legal team, providing ongoing support for a wide array of external and internal legal matters that will help Kiewit deliver strong business results. If you are currently enrolled in law school with high attention to detail and time management skills to consistently meet deadlines...look no further.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in law school
  • At least 1 (preferably 2) years of law school complete prior to start date of internship or considerable related professional experience
  • Strong legal research and writing skills, including verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to work with a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent organization and time management skills; ability to develop specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish work
  • Working knowledge of computers and experience in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Highly motivated and self-directed; initiative and willingness to learn
  • Ability to apply discretion and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work 30-40 hours a week over the summer
  • Willingness and flexibility to travel, as needed
  • Knowledge of construction and/or engineering industries preferred
  • Other Requirements:
  • Regular, reliable attendance
  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Legal

Responsibilities

  • Performs legal research utilizing both written and electronic sources
  • Assists attorneys in brief and opinion writing; prepares memoranda
  • Gathers and compiles facts and relevant information
  • Assists attorneys in preparing for meetings, training sessions, and other matters
  • Other legal-related matters, as assigned

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Omaha