UK Legal Research Paid Internship in UK, Germany, Belgium and Luxemburg or Remote
- Luxembourg city, Luxembourg
- July 7, 2022 13:10
Founded in 1990, our partner is a leading privately-owned and international litigation funder with offices in Brussels, London, Hamburg, New York, Hong Kong, Milan, and Luxembourg.
Combining skill sets from 16 different nationalities and 14 languages, our partner has funded cases in 18 jurisdictions including the Americas, the Middle East and offshore centres such as the Cayman Islands and Bermuda. With specialists in arbitration, intellectual property, competition, corporate & post-M&A, investments, enforcement, and tax litigation, they have achieved positive recoveries for clients in more than 81% of the cases it has funded, against an industry average of 70%.
To respond to their business needs they are looking for a Team of Legal Researchers to carry out market research on some of their key markets: Germany, the UK, Italy, Spain, and France.
Working autonomously and as part of a team, your key responsibilities will be:
-Carry out a market study relating to your country of assignment pertaining to the details of one of our ongoing legal actions: listing all impacted companies/manufacturers
-Identify all relevant legal decisions made in your country relating to the nature of that case which may impact our current activities, including current jurisprudence and expected legal standard
-Produce a detailed report on the outcome of your research for your key market
What they are looking for:
-English s native speaker
-High degree of autonomy and intellectual curiosity
-Excellent time management
-Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing
-You are currently undertaking a LLM
Duration: 4 weeks approximately. The internship dates do not need to be continuous as long as the work is completed by the 2nd of October.
What they offer:
-A professional, friendly work environment where they appreciate each team member's individual personality and diverse background.
-They foster a culture of inclusion and tolerance.
-They invite everyone to adopt an entrepreneurial mindset and share creative thoughts and ideas.
-An opportunity to build some legal experience working closely with an international team of highly experienced legal professionals