Summer 2021 Transaction Law Internship

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Jan 10, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Part time
A Law School Intern is sought to work in the Law Department Contracts Group ﴾LDCG﴿, which is part of the broader Transactions and Commercial Law Group.

The LDCG provides contract law support to a wide array of Regeneron's departments, including in the areas of preclinical and clinical research, medical affairs, commercial products, trade, market access, information technology, real estate and facilities, human resources, finance, corporate citizenship and strategic sourcing areas, and is responsible for preparing, negotiating and advising on contract law and the terms and conditions of agreements, assessing legal risk for the business groups involved and helping them establish positive relationships to drive Regeneron's science and business forward. In addition, the intern will help the Transactions Law Group attorneys with strategic transactions and collaborations.

Primary responsibilities will include reviewing contracts and participating in their negotiation for various of the areas listed above. Agreement types may include confidentiality agreements, material transfer agreements, consulting agreements and service agreements. Successful candidates will also coordinate and help out in the review or creation of template agreements and, using technical skills, refinements to the contract management system. Research projects and legal seminars will round out the experience. An end-of-internship presentation is required.

In order to be considered for this role, you must:
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited law school in the US. Current 1Ls are preferred. Possession of a science background is a plus.
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Office Suite including MS Word and Powerpoint and using other data-driven applications.
  • Have strong writing, research, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have familiarity with and interest in contracts and corporate legal issues.

In this role, a typical summer or semester might include the following:
  • Achieving a general understanding of what happens in our global organization
  • Completing hands-on project work that has an impact on the business
  • Engaging with Regeneron leadership
  • Collaborating with other interns
  • Establishing connections with Regeneron's diverse employee pool resource groups
  • Participating in professional development sessions while enjoying lots of free food and swag
  • Showcasing the knowledge you gained through end of term presentation sessions
  • Getting paid for your hard work!
This role might be for you if:
  • You want to make a difference
  • You advocate for your ideas - and what they can do in the world
  • You're excited to think, challenge, listen, re-think and solve
  • You continuously look for ways to improve
  • You are science-minded, ask questions and challenge conventional wisdom
  • You work with precision, passion, intellect and integrity
  • You're ready to work with the team that can bring a great idea to life
  • You know this is no ordinary job

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.