Legal Intern (Summer) at RapidSOS
It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.
RapidSOS is hiring! Join an advanced emergency technology start-up in transforming emergency response for hundreds of millions of people globally.
In partnership with public safety, RapidSOS has created the world’s first emergency response data platform that securely links life-saving data from 350M+ connected devices directly to 911 and first responders in an emergency. Through the platform, we’re providing intelligent data that supports over 4,800 Emergency Communications Centers, protecting 90%+ of people in the US, across 150 million emergencies annually.
Partnering with innovative companies recognized as RapidSOS Ready, we’re striving to reach everyone. Together, we’re empowering a faster and smarter response by sending first responders critical data like your exact location, real-time health information, and crash data. We’re united in our commitment to a safer, stronger future where technology and people work seamlessly together to save lives.
RapidSOS is backed by top venture capital firms and the former C-suite of Apple, AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone, Virgin Group, Lucent, Raytheon, the FCC, Harvard Data Initiative, and MIT.
Video: RapidSOS 3-Min Summary Video
RapidSOS in the last 18 months:
Launch in multiple countries internationally
Doubled team size
Grew revenue 10x+
Managed 200M+ emergencies (on average 400K/day)
Helped save thousands of lives
What this role is about:
The Legal Internship is an exciting opportunity to make a big impact on the Legal Team at a fast-growing startup and gain hands-on experience in a wide variety of legal matters. As Legal Intern, you will support the Legal Team in reviewing documentation, negotiating transactions, researching relevant statutes and regulations, developing and updating templates and forms, and preparing communications to the Leadership Team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is motivated by solving challenging problems and enabling the team to improve efficiency and outcomes.
What you’ll do:
Support the Legal Team in:
Researching relevant statutes and regulations
Developing and updating templates and forms
Preparing communications to the Leadership Team
Project management of deal flow
Additional assignments as determined by the Legal Team
Gain hands-on experience in a wide variety of legal matters
What we’re looking for in our ideal candidate:
Currently enrolled in law school
Excellent academic credentials
Strong oral and written communication skills
Great interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
Interest in working at a startup
Self-starter with the ability to managing multiple and competing projects and deadlines
Adaptability and readiness to embrace change in dynamic environments
Intellectual curiosity and willingness to learn
What we offer:
The chance to work with a passionate team on solving one of the largest challenges globally
A dynamic, flexible and fun start-up work environment with a highly talented team
If you're curious to learn more about RapidSOS, you can check out our full press list!
We are currently working on becoming compliant with new regulations in Colorado. Until we are able to do so, this role cannot be performed in Colorado.
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!