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Summer Law Clerk

Date Posted: Jan 10, 2019

Location: New York, NY, US, 10016

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : New York : New York  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is seeking a current law student to participate in its Law Clerk Program.  The Law Clerk will work in MetLife’s New York City office.  The clerkship will begin in May 2019 and end in August 2019. 



Key Responsibilities:  

The law clerk is expected to work approximately 35- 40 hours per week and will be compensated at a rate of $32.50 per hour.  The attorneys in the New York office focus on a diverse array of legal issues and practice areas include: Insurance, Claims, Commercial, Securities, Marketing and General Corporate Litigation; Employment Law; Group Insurance Law; ERISA Products/Tax; Privacy, Intellectual Property and Technology; Public Company and Corporate Law; Corporate Real Estate and Procurement Operations. The law clerk will perform legal research and writing assignments in support of various law department practice areas and will gain exposure to the responsibilities of in-h

ouse counsel.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited law school during the Fall 2019 semester.  1L students are encouraged to apply.



  • Able to work 35-40 per week
  • Available to work from May 2019 through August 2019
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited law school





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At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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