The Village Law Firm is seeking an intern for its growing trusts and estates practice. This is a fantastic opportunity for a student looking to gain experience in working in the legal field.
We are a boutique estate planning law firm that serves the legal and wealth planning needs of New York City’s artists, entrepreneurs, tech professionals, and other varied and interesting characters who make up this great City. We are a fast-growing law firm that aims to provide a unique, holistic client experience and constantly seeks to improve the services we provide to our clients.
Our team is fun, friendly, and committed to providing peace of mind to New Yorkers and their families. We have a collaborative approach which recognizes that all members of our team contribute to the success of our firm and the satisfaction of our clients.
About the Position:
The Legal Intern will play an important role in the smooth operation of the firm and the execution of clients’ legal documents.
Field and direct phone calls from clients, prospects, and advisors.
Assist in preparation of client legal documents.
Perform administrative tasks
Update schedules and calendars
Send out postcards, reminders, and holidays cards/packages
Excellent academic credentials
Dependable — on time is five minutes early (commute or relocate accordingly)
Ambitious — an intense desire to put your education into practice
Organized — ability to focus on a task, be redirected, and return to complete said task
Curious — willing to pitch in and ask the team for help or further clarification
Compensation: $17/hour; Willing to fill out paperwork for credit
Hours: 15-20 hours per week; at least one full day per week.