Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies is currently seeking an intern to support the Corporate Legal Department. As an intern you will be learning key fundamental business skills. You will be working in an incredibly fast moving business, and have the opportunity to make valuable contributions.
In this internship the intern will assist the staff attorney in drafting and negotiating contracts and in making coverage determinations based on the language of the Company’s insurance policies and applicable law. The intern will be invited to participate in conversations between the staff attorney and outside counsel regarding litigated coverage matters and may also perform legal research regarding those matters.
No prior experience in contracts or coverage is required. Extensive training will be provided. However the candidate should have a strong aptitude for, and interest in, contracts and have good research and writing skills. We provide a collegial and supportive environment and encourage open discussion of issues among staff members to reach the best result. It is an environment that is very conducive to learning.