Visa, New York is inviting applications for 1L Legal Internship from first-year law students enrolled in a law school in the USA.

About Visa

Visa Inc. is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in San Francisco, California. It facilitates electronic funds transfers throughout the world, most commonly through Visa-branded credit cards, debit cards, and prepaid cards. Visa is one of the world’s most valuable companies.

About 1L Legal Internship Opportunity

The Visa 1L Diversity Internship program is designed to enhance the legal careers of first-year law students with diverse backgrounds. The program allows qualified candidates to enhance their legal education, establish meaningful contacts, improve the quality of their work product through comprehensive feedback, and aspire to a rewarding legal career.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with multiple members of the Visa legal team across a variety of practice areas
  • Deliver an end-of-summer presentation to senior members of the Legal team
  • Attend fun social events with fellow interns
  • Under the supervision of department attorneys, the intern will receive a variety of work assignments in multiple practice areas, which may include: litigation, employment, data use & privacy, marketing, trademark, and more.
  • The intern will also learn first-hand about Visa business operations and interact with the Legal Department’s business clients.


  • Good standing as a first-year law student at an ABA-accredited law school.
  • An interest in the in-house legal environment
  • Demonstrated academic excellence and leadership ability, personal and professional accomplishments, commitment to community service, or meaningful contribution to the diversity of the legal community
  • Excellent written and oral communication and legal research skill.
  • Strategic thinking and thought leadership
  • Proven ability to translate ideas into action
  • Teamwork, interpersonal & relationship-building skills.

How to Apply?

Please find the link at the end of this post.


New York