Nov 13, 2019Part-time
Are you interested in document automation, data analysis and all things legal tech? If you are, then this might be the gig for you. Lawpath is looking for a legal automation intern to come on board to focus on all things legal drafting and document automation. This a rare opportunity to exercise your research and critical thinking skills whilst helping develop the technology that makes our platform the first of its kind in Australia. Beyond the tech side of things, you’ll also be gaining experience in more traditional legal areas such as contract drafting, legal research and client advisory. Qualifications Currently studying a law degree Strongly desired Strong interest in legal technology and non-traditional legal services Familiarity with NewLaw and legal technology Previous legal experience Interest in coding Ability to work independently and in teams Passionate, energetic, and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment Responsibilities Researching a wide range of legal documents Drafting legal documents such as resolutions, waivers, non-disclosure agreements, employment agreements etc. Formatting documents for readability and concision Converting documents into usable code for online consumption Assisting in the development and testing of new products Who we are Lawpath is Australia’s largest online legal services provider, and we’re always coming up with new ways to disrupt the legal industry. We work with over 1000 Australian lawyers to provide efficient and effective legal services and have more than 200 legal documents on our platform. We provide legal solutions to clients for a fraction of the cost and complexity of traditional law firms. At Lawpath you will be a part of a diverse team that has experience working for giants like LegalZoom, LexisNexis, Apple, Getty Images, Yahoo!, Bigcommerce, Tom Waterhouse, and Minter Ellison. You will work at the intersection of the legal and tech teams at our company to gain both traditional and more cutting-edge legal skills. Whilst this role is unpaid, it is rich in experience and many of our stellar interns end up being offered paid positions in the team. We're flexible when it comes to your working hours and promote a flexible and positive work culture that aims to nurture and grow talent. Residency Requirements All candidates will be considered including international students. Application procedure Please email your CV, Cover letter, and academic transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org . We will be reviewing applications as we receive them, so the sooner you apply, the better!