The Walt Disney Company Business & Legal Affairs JD Intern, Marvel Studios – Spring 2019 in Burbank, California

At The Walt Disney Studios, you’ll help bring compelling stories to life through film, music and live entertainment.

Marvel Studios, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over 70 years.

Responsibilities : Our Business & Legal Affairs internship programs provide law students with a unique opportunity to work with Marvel's in-house attorneys on cutting edge entertainment, corporate, and intellectual property matters. Marvel's legal staff manages all legal issues relating to:

  • Feature films at all stages including development, production, and marketing

  • Talent agreements for Marvel’s motion pictures

  • Copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property advice, protection, and enforcement

Basic Qualifications :

  • Interest in the practice of entertainment law and in-house transactional work

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent analytical skills, especially in legal analysis

  • Excellent research skills; resourceful

  • Strong organizational skills with ability to handle and follow through on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment; detail-oriented

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to work well with others as well as independently.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Classes completed in copyright, entertainment and other intellectual property areas

  • Prior internship at a film or entertainment company or law firm

Required Education :

  • Completion of one or more years of law school in a current JD program at the start of the internship

Company Overview :

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

The Walt Disney Studios is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Additional Information :

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Unrestricted work authorization

  • Available part time (2-3 full days per week) from January through May

  • Ability to provide own relocation, housing and transportation. Position is located in Burbank, CA.

  • Enrolled in an JD program at a college/university taking at least one class in the semester prior to participation in the internship program

Job ID: 604271BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment