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Beam Therapeutics

Beam Therapeutics

Legal
Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Saturday, October 28, 2023

Position Overview:

Beam is looking for a talented and motivated law student to join the Beam legal department from January through June 2024. This individual will support a wide range of legal functions, including public company reporting and compliance, corporate governance, licensing transactions, commercial contracting and intellectual property maintenance and filings. The individual will make in-depth, substantive contributions to a fast-paced, collaborative and sophisticated legal team, and should be enthusiastic about learning the practice of corporate law in biotechnology companies.

Responsibilities:

  • Support annual and periodic Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
  • Draft board meeting materials and resolutions.
  • Assist with the annual stockholder meeting, including preparation of proxy statement and meeting materials.
  • Review and interpret license agreements in support of internal clients.
  • Draft confidentiality, consulting and other service agreements.
  • Support intellectual property attorneys on an ad hoc basis, including with research, due diligence and document review.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a J.D. at an accredited law school, with at least one full year of coursework completed.
  • Motivated to learn and detail oriented with excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated interest in practicing corporate law, evidenced by coursework, law school activities and/or prior work experience.
  • Periodic onsite attendance required.