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Legal Intern Summer 2018 **

Company name

American Cancer Society, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student


Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Mar 07,2018

Posted on

Feb 17,2018
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Legal Intern Summer 2018 Duties: Intern to help research and analyze a wide range of legislative, regulatory, and judicial actions that affect mission. Duties may include researching legislation, compiling case summaries, analyzing regulatory actions, and authoring white papers. Attend internal & external meetings relevant to the mission goals of the organization. Conduct research in line with the learning opportunities germane to health law to develop new skills. Gain understanding of areas related to government relations, congressional operations, court cases, and federal agencies engaged in health policy.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications include: completion of at least one year of law school; excellent writing skills; the ability to work under deadlines; understanding basic health law a plus. Must also have excellent writing and verbal skills, and the ability to work under deadlines. Understanding of basic health law is preferred. Full-time student, If you are an undergraduate student have completed your freshman year of college; Have a minimum of a B average (cumulative 3.0 on 4.0 scale); Plan to continue their education in the following term/semester.
Duration: 10 weeks

Additional info

Send resume, 2 references from academic/professional sources addressing the student’s credentials based on the internship’s skill requirements, Recent transcript attesting to their GPA and standing as a full-time student, Unpaid interns must also provide documentation of the participation in a bona-fide college intern program under which their internship either qualifies them to receive course credit OR fulfills a graduation/coursework requirement.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Cancer Society, Inc.
1875 Connecticut Ave NW
Ste 730
Washington, DC 20009

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