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Summer Law Clerk

Date Posted: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Warwick, RI, RI, US, 02886

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : Rhode Island : Warwick, RI  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife Auto & Home® is seeking a current law student to participate in MetLife Legal Affairs’ Law Clerk Program.  The law clerk will work in MetLife Auto & Home’s headquarters in Warwick, Rhode Island.  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 $25 per hour.  The law clerk will perform legal research and writing assignments in support of various law department practice areas and generally experience the responsibilities of in-house counsel.  Practice areas generally include: personal and commercial insurance law, marketing, employment law and litigation; privacy, intellectual property and technology; public company and corporate law; and transactional and procurement operations.


Timeline for interviews:  Interviews will begin in February 2019. 


Applicant Notification:  Due to the anticipated number of applicants, only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.


Submission Instructions:  Please include current GPA on your resume.  A complete application will include a cover letter and resume combined into one document and uploaded to this online application website, attached to your application.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited law school during the Fall 2019 semester.  1L and 2L 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
  • Interest or experience in regulatory law, preferably insurance-related, as well as in transactional law

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Contact Information

Alexis Danziger


Hiring Manager

Adam Becker


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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