Salesforce.com, Inc Summer 2019 Intern - Legal Associate in San Francisco, California

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Title: Summer 2019 Intern - Legal AssociateLocation: San Francisco, CAType: InternshipDescription:The Salesforce legal department is uniquely technology-driven, fast-paced, and dynamic. As a legal summer intern, you will gain incomparable insight into the legal issues affecting a leading cloud computing company. During the 10 week program, you will be an active member of the legal team and counted on to assist with both complex projects and day-to-day responsibilities. You will be tasked with actual attorney work. Projects you can expect may include: participating in negotiations, collaborating with senior counsel on global strategies, evaluating critical legal issues related to contract, privacy, and corporate matters, and helping to develop and enforce the company’s intellectual property portfolios.Experience/Skills Required:

  • First-year law student pursuing a J.D. from an ABA accredited law school (Top 20 law school/strong academic performer) interested in joining a technology company’s legal department after graduating from law school

  • Ability to organize, prioritize and manage deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent oral and written communications and analytical skills

  • Ability to collaborate effectively across diverse internal legal and business groups

  • Ability to research legal and business issues and learn new concepts quickly

  • Positive and professional attitude, including dependability, timeliness, and a penchant for discretion

Experience/Skills Desired:

  • Strong familiarity with technical Internet concepts and cloud computing

  • Strong interest in and/or experience in the high technology industry

  • Demonstrated aptitude and passion for learning new things

  • Good sense of humor

  • Commitment to and interest in community service

About Futureforce:Salesforce's global university recruiting program is dedicated to attracting, retaining and cultivating next generation talent. Our interns and new graduates work on real projects that affect how our business runs, giving them the opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of our company.With offices all over the world, our recruits have the chance to collaborate and connect with fellow employees on a global scale. We offer job shadowing, mentorship programs, talent development courses, and much more.

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