Fall Legal Associate (2L or 3L)

Signature Bank Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
Start Date 08/05/2021
120,000.00 Full-Time
Fall Legal Associate (2L or 3L)

Fall Legal Associate – Midtown Manhattan

The Signature Bank Legal Department is comprised of attorneys and paralegals that manage the legal affairs and legal risks of the Bank and its subsidiaries.  The Legal Department is seeking a part-time Fall Legal Associate in their second or third year of law school (2L or 3L) to work closely with all attorneys in the Legal Department and handle assignments in a variety of practice areas. 

Duties

  • Assist and provide support to attorneys on a variety of legal matters.
  • Research laws, regulations (federal and state), and cases affecting the banking industry.
  • Review contracts and other legal documents.
  • Assist with litigation management.
  • Participate in discussions with in-house and outside counsel regarding pending matters.
  • Other legal and administrative support for the Legal Department as needed.

Education/Experience

  • Completion of the first or second year of ABA-accredited law school.
  • Experience using WestLaw and Microsoft Office products.
  • Strong attention to detail and good organizational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-starter and ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Good judgment and discretion.

Schedule

  • The weekly schedule will range 16-20 hours per week at an onsite location in New York, NY during school terms and up to 40 hours per week while on breaks.  Position available approximately 12 weeks.

Join a winning team!  Signature Bank has appeared on Forbes' Best Banks in America list for the eleventh consecutive year in 2021.

Signature Bank, a member of FDIC, is a New York-based full-service commercial bank with private client offices throughout the New York metropolitan area. In 2018, the Bank expanded its footprint on the West Coast with the opening of its first full-service private client banking office in San Francisco. The Bank’s growing network of private client banking teams serves the needs of privately owned businesses, their owners, and senior managers. Signature Bank offers a wide variety of business and personal banking products and services.

Service is our cornerstone!

View available Careers with Signature at www.signatureny.com/careers

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

We do not sponsor work visas

Relocation or interview travel expenses are not available for this role

No Agencies Please


Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

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