Legal Intern - Law Student Nexant
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Nexant is a provider of intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions-pioneering, developing, and advancing electric power grid and alternative energy technologies and services. Our exclusive focus on energy, combined with our well-respected and experienced professionals, proven technology, and proprietary industry information, has earned us distinctive brand recognition and a reputation as a top energy solutions company.
Nexant is an independent company formed on January 1, 2000 by a core group of energy consulting and advanced energy technology units of Bechtel Group, Inc. Since that date, we have added expertise through the strategic acquisition of eight energy technology companies and organically hiring only the best in our field. Our seasoned professionals have completed over 3,000 assignments in more than 100 countries. We have headquarters in San Francisco and Foster City, CA, with 32 corporate, representative, and project offices in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. We have been profitable since day one with significant growth rates.
Our detailed understanding of the physical behavior and constraints of the power system is embedded in our grid and market operations software. We offer an integrated line of software solutions that addresses all facets of energy markets, from centralized wholesale markets to independent energy retailers and aggregators. Growing trends such as dynamic pricing and demand side management are emphasized. Our domain dominance within the energy value chain and integrated expertise in the market with proprietary technologies makes us a clear leader in our space.
We also provide advisory services for developing and commercializing advanced clean energy technologies as well as supplying technical, operational, and strategic consulting to oil, gas, and chemical majors, energy resource companies, technology owners, governments, and investors. In addition, Nexant is a national leader in the innovative design, implementation, and evaluation of many of the largest commercial, industrial, and residential energy efficiency incentive and demand side management programs in the United States.
Our current investors include TeleSoft Partners, Oak Investment Partners, The Beacon Group, Intel Capital, Nth Power, Morgan Stanley Global Energy Group, Frog and Peach, and Symphony Technology Group, as well as Nexant management and staff. We recently secured another round of funding of $50 million that will help us achieve the rapid growth potential of our company.
Are you interested in having a real impact and helping to change the world? Then join us!
About the Job
We are seeking a law student to support Nexant?s legal team for the summer. The ideal candidate will be a current law student interested in the legal functions in the energy consulting and software industries.
Duties and Responsibilities
Research and update company policies and procedures, including not limited to data and information security, employee matters, and supplier diversity
Manage open source software use by performing legal review of open source software licenses; draft compliance plans; and communicate with software engineers and product managers
Review client contracts
Perform mergers and acquisition due diligence
Other tasks to be determined as Company needs arise.
Bachelor?s degree and JD underway from an ABA accredited law school required
Strong interpersonal, facilitation, and oral communication and writing skills
Ability to research various foreign, federal and state laws, rules and regulations
Detail oriented and excellent organizational skills including document control on all assigned matters
High level of professionalism in dealing with all matters, especially confidential and sensitive issues
Demonstrated quality of service with strong attention to accuracy and follow-up
Proficient with word processing, Excel, and Power Point applications
Westlaw or Lexis experience.
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