Seattle Seahawks at Renton, WA is currently seeking applications for the position of legal interns

About Seattle Seahawks

The Seattle Seahawks are a professional American football team based in Seattle. The Seahawks compete in the National Football League as a member club of the league’s National Football Conference West.

About the Opportunity

The Legal Intern will assist the Legal Department with managing day-to-day legal affairs of the Seattle Seahawks and its affiliated entity, First & Goal Inc. This position can be structured as a paid (hourly) opportunity or as a for-credit internship/externship subject to ABA rules and regulations.

Mode of Internship


Roles and Responsibilities of the Intern

  • Reviewing and drafting various agreements, waivers, consents and real estate and finance documents
  • Conducting legal research (Lexis/Westlaw) and drafting research memos
  • Working closely with business units to anticipate, identify and manage legal exposure
  • Reviewing and drafting legal correspondence
  • Assisting in the management of pending and open litigation matters and other claims
  • Participating in special projects as requested

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school OR have graduated from an ABA accredited law school within the last year
  • Must be available to work at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton, WA no less than 40 hours per week during the Seattle Seahawks 2023 pre-season and regular season
  • Must have authorization to work in the United States

Skills and Abilities Required

  • Strong research, analytical and investigative skills
  • Ability to conduct legal research (including through Lexis/Westlaw)
  • Ability to document and present findings in a clear and concise manner
  • Excellent proofreading ability and very strong attention to detail
  • Understanding of contract and legal terminology and concepts
  • Well organized, positive attitude and a desire to learn new concepts
  • Sound judgment and decision-making
  • Ability to work independently, but comfortable working in a collaborative environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to communicate effectively with broad range of individuals with diverse backgrounds and interests
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)
  • High level of personal integrity and professional ethics
  • Honesty, responsibility, integrity and fulfillment of commitments


Hourly Rate: $21.25

How to Apply?

Submit a current resume, cover letter and law school transcripts

Time Frame

Late July / Early August 2023 – December 2023 (flexible)


 Renton, WA

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