Summer Legal Associate at G2 | Powderkeg

**About G2 - Our People **

G2 was founded to create a place where people will love to work. We strive to create meaning in work and provide more than just a job: a true calling. At the heart of our community and culture are our people. Our global G2 team comes from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, and that’s what makes our G2 community strong and vibrant. We want everyone to bring their authentic selves to work, and we do this through our company and team events, our G2 Gives charitable initiatives, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs).

Our employee-led, leadership-supported ERGs celebrate the diversity of our team, foster inclusivity and belonging, and create a space to connect to each other. Through connections and understanding, we build a stronger and more dynamic global team and help every person reach their personal peak.

We support our employees by offering generous benefits, such as flexible work, ample parental leave, and unlimited PTO. Click here to learn more about our benefits.

About G2 - The Company

When you join G2, you join the global team behind the largest and most trusted software marketplace. Every month, 5.5 million people come to G2 to inform smarter software decisions based on honest peer reviews. Authenticity is our focus, and every day we help thousands of companies, and hundreds of employees, propel their potential. Ready for meaningful work that starts and ends with compassion and heart? You’ve come to the right place.

G2 is going through exciting growth! We’ve recently secured our Series D funding of $157 million, which will further allow us to grow and develop our product and people. Read about it here!

About The Role

The Summer Legal Associate role will impact G2 by bringing in-house the perspective of a law student who is currently learning directly from informed law school professors. The Legal Intern will have access to teachings of experts in the legal community which would be valuable to the company. As a member of the Legal team you’ll have 3 main projects:

  1. Assisting the legal department with creating, editing, and managing legal agreements, documents, and contracts.
  2. Ensuring all company-wide legal documents are up to date.
  3. Working with the legal team as needed on any ongoing projects or pertinent tasks.

Please note the following about the role:

  • In office requirement at our Downtown Chicago HQ 5 days a week
  • Pay: $24.00 per hour / 40 hours a week

**In This Role, You Will: **

  • Conducting legal research on various topics, including artificial intelligence and intellectual property.
  • Assisting in drafting and reviewing legal documents.
  • Maintaining and updating various trackers, including ongoing litigation, pending legislation, and internal contracts.
  • Assisting in the preparation of presentations, memos, articles, and reports for internal and external use.
  • Providing general administrative support to the legal department.

Minimum Qualifications:

We realize applying for jobs can feel daunting at times. Even if you don’t check all the boxes in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

  • Research, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Attention to detail and ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
  • Proficiency with Google Drive

What Can Help Your Application Stand Out:

  • Bachelor’s Degree + Pursuing Juris Doctorate

Our Commitment to Inclusivity and Diversity

At G2, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment where people of every background can thrive and feel welcome. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, or marital, veteran, or physical or mental disability status. Learn more about our commitments here.


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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Summer Legal Associate
  • Company
  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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