Forest City Enterprises

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Forest City Enterprises,



Location:  50 Public Square, 1360 Terminal Tower, Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Credit Hours: 6 Credit Hours for Fall or Spring Term

Prerequisites:  RCC, minimum GPA 3.0, completion of at least 29 credit hours.

Forest City Enterprises, Inc.’s lawyers specialize in the areas of corporate and commercial real estate development, finance, mergers, acquisitions and sales, together with related environmental, insurance and construction matters.

In addition, due to the fact that the company is a publicly traded corporation, some members of the legal team have expertise in SEC compliance, corporate governance and disclosure matters.

The extern will work on various projects related to the above, including legal research and writing, contract review and negotiations, participation in legal department initiatives and administrative matters.

 Students may register for 6 credits (24 hours per week) in the fall or spring terms. Students in this externship also participate in an Externship Seminar conducted at the law school by the externship faculty supervisor. Graded Pass/Fail.

Interested students must contact Office of Career Planning, LB 137 in the Student Services Center,216-687-6871,  An Externship application, signed by Career Planning and student, a resume and writing sample must be submitted for consideration through Symplicity.  The supervising staff at Forest City Enterprises will make the final selection of students.