1+ months

Intern-Law Clerk

Hanover, NJ 07981
**Job Location:** United States : New Jersey : Whippany

**Role Value Proposition:**

MetLife is seeking a current law student to participate in its Law Clerk Program. The law clerk will work in MetLifes Investments headquarters in Whippany, New Jersey. The clerkship will begin in May 2018 and end in August 2018. The law clerk is expected to work approximately 35-40 hours per week and will be compensated at a rate of $25 per hour. The attorneys in the Whippany office practice in the areas of securities investments, real estate investments, and third party asset management. Securities investments attorneys advise the MetLife Investments Department on a broad array of matters, including private and structured investment transactions, portfolio management, derivatives, securities lending, workouts and insurance law compliance. Real estate investments attorneys provide services related to MetLifes commercial real estate and agricultural investments, including commercial and agricultural loan originations, commercial real estate equity acquisitions and sale transactions, real estate joint ventures, loan enforcement actions, workouts and related regulatory matters. Third party asset management attorneys provide regulatory and structural support to MetLifes third party asset management business, advising on the development of new products and negotiations with investment management clients.

**Timeline for interviews** : Interviews will begin in February 2018.

**Applicant Notification** : Due to the anticipated number of applicants, only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.

**Submission Instructions** : All resumes should begin with a cover letter in the content of the document with the resume to follow. Please include current GPA on the resume. A complete application will include a cover letter and resume combined into one document and uploaded to this online application website, attached to your application.

**Job Requirements:**

+ Must be enrolled in an accredited law school during the Fall 2018 semester. 1L and 2L students are encouraged to apply.

+ Able to work part time approximately 35-40 per week

+ Available to work from May 2018 through August 2018

+ Currently enrolled in an accredited law school

+ Specific interest in transactional law, preferably with a focus on real estate, securities and/or asset management law

**Business Category**

Legal Affairs

**Number of Openings**


**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse** **in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

Requisition #: 92598


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