The Hertz Corporation Legal Intern- Corporate in Estero, Florida

General Responsibilities

Law Student, preferably first or second year and with an interest in transactional practice, will gain valuable experience by assisting the Legal Department’s corporate working group with a variety of projects ranging from securities compliance and Exchange Act reporting, mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions, and franchise law issues. Will have the opportunity to work directly with attorneys and business stakeholders and gain real-world in-house legal experience.

Responsibilities and Learning Outcomes:

  • Legal research (Westlaw, Lexis, etc.) and general industry research.

  • Drafting memoranda and other written materials for legal department and legal guidelines for internal business partners, particularly in developing areas such as autonomous vehicles and mobility business models.

  • Drafting and revising agreements and closing documents for franchise, M&A and commercial transactions.

  • Assistance with transaction closings.

  • Review company policies for compliance with legal standards.

  • Organization of database of legal agreements.

Hertz operates its car rental business through the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty brands from approximately 10,400 corporate, licensee and franchisee locations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and New Zealand. Hertz is the largest airport general use car rental brand, operating from approximately 8,800 corporate and licensee locations in approximately 150 countries. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 111 major airports in Europe. Dollar and Thrifty have approximately 1,580 corporate and franchisee locations in approximately 80 countries.

Mandatory Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited institution.

  • GPA of 3.0. Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • May/June start time.

Preferred Requirements

Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets

Job ID 149667

# Positions 1

Category Internships

Division WHQ - Estero - Only

Position Type Internships