Legal Intern (Paid Internship)
NS1’s mission is to unlock the potential of DNS to deliver the tech that powers our customers and the world. We are the market leader in DNS and traffic management software and services, and our customers include the biggest properties and largest enterprises on the internet, such as Salesforce, LinkedIn, Squarespace, Pandora, Imgur, Yelp, Dropbox, and many more. Our modern DNS technologies enable optimized application delivery, couple via our APIs into the tooling and processes of today’s DevOps organizations, and deliver reliability and performance at global scale. We operate a worldwide, highly tuned Managed DNS network, and also deliver our technologies to customers as single-tenant software deployments. We solve incredibly challenging problems on behalf of our customers, in the most mission critical parts of their stack.
NS1's general counsel handles the company's wide array of legal issues. As such our legal intern will have the opportunity to assist with reviews of our global sales contracts and confidentiality agreements, research and other daily tasks related to data privacy, intellectual property issues, employment law issues, and gain general knowledge of what in-house legal work entails.
- Enrolled in an ABA Accredited Law School
- 1st or 2nd year law student
- Strong written and communication skills
- Experience managing projects and working independently
- Experience on a law journal or moot court preferred
- Strong performance in contracts and intellectual property courses
Nice to have:
Candidates for this position will have strong writing and communication skills (experience on a law journal or moot court preferred), strong performance in contracts and intellectual property courses, and experience handling multiple projects and working with small teams. Any experience in tech is a plus!
Working @ NS1
We’re a fast-growing, well-funded startup based in the heart of New York City’s Financial District with offices and team members around the world. Working at NS1, you’ll come to understand our team is unique, both in and out of the workplace. We have PhDs, musicians, artists, and athletes working side by side, dedicated to delivering first class products. We’re hardworking, but we're also a compassionate group. We understand that outside of NS1 is a world that places demands on our time. Our leadership team is dedicated to open and honest communication and we continuously strive to foster a culture of transparency, flexibility, and creativity.
NS1 is an equal opportunity employer.