Practice Development Intern/Extern

Job Description:

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP seeks a full-time intern/extern with the firm’s Practice Development Department. Responsible for all aspects of the firms external communications, the group operates in a fast-paced, lively environment and prides itself on superior customer service and impeccable work product. The intern/extern position reports directly to the department’s director.

The position will:

  • Collect and input data for the firm’s experience database.
  • Draft news stories about the firm and its attorneys for the firm’s internal and external websites.
  • Compile and create internal newsletters.
  • Maintain the firm events calendar and compile bi-weekly firm events emails.
  • Coordinate sponsorship advertisements.
  • Assist with the preparation of competitive intelligence reports for attorneys.

With nearly 200 lawyers in Los Angeles and San Francisco, Munger Tolles is known for its work on high-profile cases and deals. Munger Tolles has been consistently ranked on The American Lawyer’s A-List since its inception in 2004, including four years in the top spot.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the legal profession or communications/marketing. They should have excellent oral and written communication skills and have a natural curiosity about the work of the firm. The ideal candidate will also possess the ability to handle multiple tasks and change gears gracefully.

Specific requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Must be self-sufficient and able to complete assigned task with minimal direction
  • Able to handle occasional tight deadlines and multiple priorities
  • Able to generate content on quick turnaround time
  • Confidence to share opinions and generate ideas
  • Customer service oriented and highly responsive
  • Proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel and Photoshop. Knowledge of InDesign a plus.

For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter to Human Resources at jobapplication@mto.com; Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, 355 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90071

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP is an equal opportunity employer.