TD Bank Legal Summer Internship Internship in Toronto, ON

TD Bank

Branch Toronto ON CA

Legal Summer Internship
Toronto, ON

Department Overview The Legal team is an enterprise-level organization within TD Bank that manages TD’s legal and regulatory compliance risk….

Department Overview
The Legal team is an enterprise-level organization within TD Bank that manages TD’s legal and regulatory compliance risk.
TD Legal’s core responsibilities include:

  • Public Company Requirements: Responsible for ensuring compliance with the legal requirements for the Bank as a cross-border public company including securities offerings, disclosure and corporate governance
  • Servicing Business Units: Provide legal advice to the business activities of TD Bank Financial Group and, in so doing, carry out both a gatekeeper and an enabler function
  • Corporate Development: Provide legal advice and participate in the Deal Team for corporate development activities
  • Litigation: Manage the litigation and litigation risk of TDBFG
  • External Counsel: Manage or assist in management of outside counsel

Job Description
We are seeking a keen student pursuing a career in Law to provide specialized project administration, coordination and basic analytical support for a project within the Legal Department. You are able to quickly learn how to use a new system and provide support to others as they learn to integrate this tool in their day to day functions.

As part of this team, the primary responsibilities will be:

  • Provide general analytical, reporting, and business and project control support
  • Organize and participate in meetings, including preparing and distributing required materials
  • Coordinate and aggregate deliverables to ensure timeliness and quality, including escalating any concerns
  • Actively assist with compiling training material and support training
  • Research how other clients implement matter management systems and recommend how to incorporated at TD
  • Managing relationships with all stakeholders as required and working with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Support the team by continuously developing knowledge of the tool and how it will aid the legal department achieve its goals
  • Exercising discretion in managing correspondence, information and all matters of confidentiality; escalates issues where appropriate.

Job Requirements
• Experience working in a Legal department
• Prior experience working in an Agile environment
• Experience working with Jira and Confluence

Bachelor’s Degree

At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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