Summer Legal Intern

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Posted: Nov 30, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200017357
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Do you love taking on big challenges without precedent? Do you possess a deep knowledge of the legal field and a passion for innovation? As a part of our Legal group, you’ll help uphold Apple’s high ethical and corporate standards, as well as defend our intellectual property by providing legal support for all our products and businesses globally. Working for a company that invents entire categories and industries means you’ll be challenged to creatively apply your deep legal expertise to rare and often unexplored aspects of the law. APPLE HAS LEGAL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FOLLOWING TEAMS: Products Law Employment Law Intellectual Property & Licensing Privacy & Law Enforcement Compliance Litigation Corporate Law Real Estate & Development

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Passion for Apple products and services
  • Ability to multi-task and deal with quickly shifting priorities
  • Ability to work dedicatedly with varying levels of supervision
  • Additional qualifications may exist with each specific team


SOME RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE: Working with attorneys and paralegals, as well as our outside advisers around the world, on domestic and international legal matters covering corporate law, governance, shareholder engagement, international expansion, financing, SEC compliance, compensation and benefits, risk management, banking, credit, and insolvency Working with Apple business groups to understand and find efficient, practical solutions to their legal requirements Preparing legal memoranda and presentations on groundbreaking IP issues Collaborating with Apple’s team of in-house attorneys, outside counsel, business and engineering groups Working with the attorneys on a variety of issues, including procurement, joint development agreements, Licensing and regulatory clearance Assisting with ad-hoc projects by researching legal issues and regulatory developments and preparing summaries of research

Education & Experience

First year (1L) law student at an ABA accredited institution

Additional Requirements