The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Staff Counsel Summer Associate (Internship)

Posted on Apr 14 115 views Mandeville, LA

Company Summary
Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That’s the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

Target Openings

Job Description Summary
The Travelers Summer Associate Staff Counsel Program is open to 1 or 2 year law students.
The goal of the Summer Associate Program is to develop high potential candidates who will have the opportunity to work directly with experienced attorneys in the Staff Counsel Organization during the summer months.

The Summer Associate will be responsible for providing legal research, preparing discovery, drafting briefs, motions, and observe proceedings in various courts.
Summer Associates will receive mentoring including attending depositions, court appearances and trials/hearings. They will interact with business partners and clients as appropriate and will receive substantive feedback on assignments.

This is a temporary summer internship position that runs for a ten to twelve week period from May 2021 to August 2021 which can provide valuable hands-on exposure to a 1 or 2 year law school student seeking a professional and challenging experience. Interns in this program are paid $28.00 per hour with an intended 40 hour work week.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Currently attending an accredited law school.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong legal research skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong academic credentials
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word

Employment Practices
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.

If you have questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist you.

Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.