Fiscal and Agency Affairs Legal Services Intern

Offered By: 
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
111 East 17th Street, Austin, TX 78774
Salary: 
Paid
If "Paid", provide rate: 
3,168.00 (Monthly)
Job Description: 
PLEASE NOTE: All applications must contain complete job histories, which includes job title, dates of employment, name of employer, supervisor's name and phone number and a description of duties performed. If this information is not submitted, your application may be rejected because it is incomplete. Resumes do not take the place of this required information. DIVISION: FISCAL AND AGENCY AFFAIRS LEGAL SERVICES GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The legal intern may conduct complex research on state and federal statutes, bills, rules and regulations as needed. The legal intern may review and edit publications, contracts, transactional documents, and other documents for legal content, accuracy and legal compliance. The legal intern may review court orders, powers of attorney, trusts and other legal documents to determine whether applicants have legal authority over certain program accounts. The legal intern may attend internal and external meetings. The legal intern may assist with other special projects or perform other duties as assigned. WORK HOURS: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Timely performs legal research on state and federal statutes, bills, rules and regulations, and assists in writing legal memoranda, reports and other documents. Reviews and edits publications, contracts, transactional documents and other legal documents for legal content, accuracy and legal compliance. Reviews court orders, powers of attorney, trusts and other legal documents to determine whether applicants have legal authority over certain program accounts. Attends internal and external meetings. May assist with other special projects and may perform other related work as assigned. Qualifications EDUCATION: At least 1 year of law school completed. Complete copies of college transcripts must be furnished to the divisional hiring representative at the time of the interview for positions requiring a college degree, and/or specific educational credits. EXPERIENCE: Law students entering 2nd or 3rd year of law school with professional experience.
Application Instructions: 
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: https://capps.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=00008699&tz=GMT-05:00
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Yes
Contact Information: 
Mary Alice Gonzalez H.R. Specialist | Staffing and Classification Human Resources Division Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts 111 E. 17th Street Austin, TX 78774 (512) 463-6378 maryalice.gonzalez@cpa.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
Legal Office
Comments: 
TEMPORARY POSITION - Summer Internship position will begin June 1, 2020 and end on August 14, 2020 (40 hours per week). Thank you for considering employment at the Comptroller of Public Accounts! The Comptroller’s office is an equal employment opportunity employer.
Posted By: 
Mary Alice Gonzalea
Expiration Date: 
Friday, May 15, 2020