Medical Mutual of Ohio

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Medical Mutual of Ohio


Location:  2060 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44115

Credits Hours:  4 or 6 Credit Hours for Fall and Spring Term; 3 or 5 Credit Hours for Summer Term

Prerequisites:  RCC; minimum GPA 3.0; completion of at least 29 credit hours; and approval of in-house University Legal Counsel.

Medical Mutual of Ohio was founded in 1934 and is the oldest and largest health insurance company in Ohio. The company serves 45,000 group customers and has 32,000 participating physicians in its network. Medical Mutual has 2,600 employees who are located at its Cleveland headquarters, Toledo, and many other facilities.

Since 1934, Medical Mutual and its subsidiaries have been serving their customers with the highest quality standards. Employees are dedicated to meeting and exceeding the needs of their valued members and providers. Whether employees are on the front lines answering the phones, behind the scenes developing new products, or cultivating relationships with members and subscribers, their teamwork and drive to meet the needs of their customers is the underlying spirit of the organization.

Externs will support the needs of the Legal Department and will be expected to utilize their research and writing skills, as well as practice problem solving techniques. Externs will gain experience in litigation, employment, contracting, regulatory, and corporate compliance matters.

Students may register for 4 credits (16 hours per week) or 6 credits (24 hours per week) in the fall or spring terms; in the summer term, students may register for 3 credits (24 hours per week) or 5 credits (40 hours per week). 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 , writing sample, and transcript must be submitted for consideration through Symplicity. The supervising staff at Medical Mutual of Ohio will make the final selection of students.