Jabil Circuit, Inc.

Credit:  4 credits

Number of Positions:  1

Jabil Circuit, Inc., is a global manufacturing solutions company headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida. The extern will assist the in-house corporate attorneys with representation of the company, with an emphasis on drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts. The student also will work on matters related to corporate governance and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, human resources, litigation, and intellectual property.

Prerequisites:  1L Curriculum.

Recommended Courses: Corporations, Contract Drafting, Negotiations, Tax, Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Corporate Finance, Securities Regulation, Secured Transactions, Employment Law, Evidence

Certified under the Student Practice Rule:  No

Selection Process:  A student should complete an FSU COL externship application and a cover letter to Jabil explaining the student’s interest and submit these items to the externship program during the school’s application period.

Semester, Work Dates & Hours:  The externship is available in the summer and requires the student to work 20 hours per week for 9 weeks. (Fall or spring may be possible; contact the faculty supervisor if interested.)

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