Fluidigm Intern - Legal in South San Francisco, California


Would you like to join an innovative team creating technology to power groundbreaking insights in academic, clinical, pharma and biotech research?

Our life science analytical and preparatory systems in mass cytometry and genomics can be found in leading academic institutions, clinical research laboratories, and pharmaceutical, biotech and ag-bio companies worldwide. Our mission is bold and ambitious, powering advancements in human health research that can change lives.

Fluidigm is seeking a Legal Intern to support legal department needs in the following areas: (contracts review, legal research & memoranda, policy and process documentation drafting/review, assisting attorneys with meeting prep, participating in meetings and calls, etc.). Selected student will experience the unique and changing role of in-house counsel at a technology company; understand differences between in-house practice and law firm practice, while developing critical corporate law legal knowledge and skills.


Develop contract forms library and playbooks with assistance from attorneys.

Support development of record retention policies (roll out of master policy and selected schedules).

Selected research projects in employment law, securities law, IP, etc., as needed (to be developed by attorneys prior to commencement date).

Depending on educational background:

Assist in reviewing & revising patent applications.

Develop improvements to contracts administration platform (process and software).

Minimum Requirements:

Law student in good standing at top-tier law school (having completed at least first year).

Sounds good? Apply online with your resume!

Fluidigm is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Req No.: 2019-2932

External Company URL: https://www.fluidigm.com/

Post End Date: 4/29/2019