The A Nonprofit Corporation Established by Congress to Oversee the Audits of Public Companies has a legal intern position available, assisting the Division of Enforcement and Investigations in its Washington, DC headquarters office.
This role will provide support to the Division by assisting the Division’s attorneys and accountants with legal research and writing, developing investigative strategies, the collection and analysis of financial and non-financial information, the organization of documents, and other areas related to investigating and bringing cases against registered accounting firms and their associated persons. In addition, the intern will assist the Division on various projects as needed. The intern will be supervised by seasoned team members who are attorneys.
Conduct legal and other research using subscription database services and public sources;
Draft memoranda on various legal issues impacting the Division’s execution of its statutory mandate;
Prepare reports for the Division’s attorneys and accountants based on review of investigative materials;
Collect and analyze financial and non-financial information; and
Perform other duties and special projects as needed.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college;
Law student currently enrolled in an accredited law school;
Proficient with Microsoft software applications, legal research databases such as LexisNexis® or Westlaw®, and other web-based research tools;
Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management, co-workers, and external parties;
Solid time management, organization, and prioritization skills;
Ability to meet deadlines and make effective decisions;
Ability to multi-task, work effectively under pressure, meet deadlines, and be flexible; and
You can find someone friendly immediately on (315) 316-1215 ( EST 9:00 to 14:00 ) or write us about your concern or suggestion at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.