Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
3/15/2019
Job Category:
Legal
Corporate Legal Intern
(This job is no longer available)
Frontier Communications | Norwalk, CT
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Job Description

Corporate Legal Intern

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier's video offerings include Frontier® and Vantage TV by Frontier™- with 100 percent HD picture quality, Total Home DVR, instant channel change, enhanced search, Video on Demand, and much more. Frontier Business ™-offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.

Position Summary

Frontier's legal internship provides a law student (currently a 1L or 2L) with the opportunity to learn and contribute to the Company's Legal Team. The Legal Department is responsible for handling and supervising a wide range of legal matters, such as large-scale litigation, corporate/securities issues, commercial transactions and contract negotiations, regulatory and compliance matters, employee matters, and traditional labor work. The successful candidate will gain exposure to different areas of law by assisting members of Frontier's Legal Team through completion of various assignments.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will perform a variety of tasks, including but not limited to:

* Conduct legal research on a variety of topics;
* Review and interpret company legal documents and materials;
* Draft memoranda of law, based on legal research;
* Attend internal meetings and provide input on various Company initiatives;
* Attend mediations or hearings if opportunity presents itself during span of the internship; and
* Assist with special projects and other tasks, as assigned.

Education

* Enrolled currently in an accredited law school, as a first or second year student.

Required Skills

* Proficient with Microsoft Office suite of products (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint); and
* Proficient with Westlaw and LexisNexis for legal research.

Also, the candidate must have:

* Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills;
* Attention to detail; and
* Excellent interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal.

About Frontier Communications

Frontier Communications Corporation is an S&P 500 telephone company included in the FORTUNE 500 list of America’s largest corporations and is recognized as the sixth largest local exchange carrier in the country. In addition to local and long-distance telephone service, Frontier offers broadband Internet, digital television service, and computer technical support to residential and business customers in 27 states.

 

Ours is a nurturing culture that mentors its personnel in an effort to ensure they receive the necessary support for success. At Frontier you’ll find a corporate culture that respects your contributions and embraces what makes each of us unique.

 

Here, you’ll become an integral member of a fast-paced environment that’s a perfect fit for those who are customer-focused and welcome accountability.

 

Frontier believes that you deserve to be rewarded for your contributions to our shared success, which is reflected in a competitive array of benefits that can be customized to meet the unique needs of you and your family: medical, dental, vision and income protection insurances. Additionally, there’s generous time off, 401(k) savings with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

 

Discover how our consistent growth can support your professional and financial ambitions.