2021 Legal Summer Intern in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 10/5/2020

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Job Description

Schedule – 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday // May 24– July 30, 2021

Advance Auto Parts isn’t just your local auto parts store.

 We are the leading competitor in the auto parts industry. We are always looking for ways to better our strategies and broaden our horizons; which is why we are excited to take on a whole new team of interns. For this 10-week paid internship we are looking for interns to specialize in the following areas: Communications, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Merchandising, Retail Operations, Strategy, and Supply Chain. The week of welcome kicks off by pairing you with a mentor who will guide your experience as you work on a project tackling some of our top business initiatives.

This isn’t a job shadow opportunity, this internship is the chance to get involved, contribute and truly experience our workplace. This will be a fun, teamwork atmosphere with the opportunity to build strong peer to peer relationships. The internship will end with the opportunity to present solutions to relevant business problems to some of our top executive staff members. No other company embodies diversity and community engagement like Advance Auto Parts does.

 But don’t take our word for it, apply and find out for yourself.

POSITION SUMMARY:  
You will partner directly with the attorneys in the Legal Department to assist with a variety of matters, including employment, commercial real estate, commercial litigation, commercial contracts, and others. This position requires an enrollment in an accredited law school program.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support senior attorneys in research related to their various specialties;
  • Support senior labor attorneys in review of legal documents such as real estate documents, commercial contracts, and non-disclosure agreements;
  • Observe and participate in negotiations with third parties, dispute resolution proceedings, and litigation proceedings
  • Observe and participate in internal conversations with business teams
  • Conduct legal research in varying jurisdictions as needed to ensure legal compliance in the Company’s contractual agreements and corporate initiatives

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Enrolled in as a full-time student in an accredited law school program
  • Exceptional attention to detail, and strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • High level of interpersonal skills and ability to work in a proactive and service-oriented manner
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  • Demonstrated ability to work on a variety of projects at the same time, to prioritize and to meet deadlines
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE: 

  • Enrollment in an accredited law school at the time of the 2021 summer program required
  • Position located in Raleigh, NC, or Roanoke, VA