As a Legal Trainee, and part of the regional Google Legal team, you will play an important role in helping us respond to some of the legal challenges of the information age. You will get an insight into a variety of legal challenges related to Google products, learning to expect the unexpected while promoting the development of internet law in an unconventional environment. Based in Moscow, the legal department at Google offers an opportunity to join the team and assist with legal matters. In this role, you will enhance your organizational skills, attention to detail, and adaptability, while also getting the opportunity to demonstrate that you have sound legal judgment, can learn quickly in a fast-paced international environment and can communicate confidently at all levels.
Current student of a legal degree from a Russian University and maintaining student status throughout the internship or member of a study program post-graduation that requires legal training.
Experience in legal analysis and research.
Ability to speak and write in English and Russian fluently and idiomatically.
Work experience in a law firm or in a media/technology company.
Experience in data protection, copyright, technology or media law.
Experience building relationships and communicating with people at all levels.
Experience working on numerous projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
Interest in technology and IT-relevant legal problems and recent developments.
Ability to start in September/October for a 12 month contract.
Conduct legal research on a variety of legal topics, including intellectual property, consumer regulations, media regulations, advertising law, data protection, etc.
Respond to various legal requests from users and third-parties in relation to Google services and resolve internal escalations.
Assist the Legal team in the preparation and management of court actions and in subsequent analysis. Work on commercial deals helping to create a suitable contractual structure of complex business relationships.
Assist in a variety of projects, such as marketing assessments and the review and drafting of agreements.
Participate in the creation and maintenance of internal knowledge databases for the Legal team.