About the Role
The Harris Blitzer Sports and Entertainment (“HBSE”) Legal Internship program is an 8-week, part-time paid internship program that provides a balance of real-world work experience in the sports and entertainment field and structured educational sessions with industry leaders. Interns will meaningfully contribute to our efforts to be the world’s most impactful sports and entertainment company in the world. Interns will participate in training programs, events and activities designed to broaden their knowledge of the industry. The Internship Program is scheduled to start on May 23rd and ends July 21st with a week off the week of July 4th.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
Contract drafting and review
Read and analyze complex documents
Legal research and writing
Drafting of legal memoranda
Review and indexing of filing and records
Attend weekly team meetings; company-wide meetings and other meetings as scheduled
Participate in day one orientation, which acclimates interns to their work environment, and sets HBSE expectations
Attend HBSE training programs and weekly lunch and learns hosted by internal experts, as well as events and activities designed to broaden knowledge of our operations and the industry at large
Attend coaching sessions outside their department to aid in further relationships being formed
Participation in a community service event
About the Company
Founded by Josh Harris and David Blitzer, Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE) includes in its portfolio the Philadelphia 76ers, the New Jersey Devils, leading venue Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., the GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center, the Delaware Blue Coats, the Utica Comets, the Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball, and renowned esports franchise Dignitas. Led by some of the best and brightest minds across a diverse spectrum of industries, HBSE positions itself as one of the most pioneering, innovative global sports and entertainment businesses to date. HBSE also strives to positively impact the local communities in which it operates through the powerful platform of sports.
HBSE offers an energetic work environment built on collaboration, growth, and a quest to excel in everything we do. Prudential Center in downtown Newark, N.J. hosts more than 175 concerts, family shows and special events annually and is the fourth-ranked sports and entertainment venue in the U.S. by Pollstar and Billboard. It is home to the New Jersey Devils, a renowned NHL franchise with three Stanley Cup championships and a proud, passionate fan base. Prudential Center is also home to the brand-new GRAMMY Museum Experience, the first and only of its kind on the east coast.
The Philadelphia 76ers organization is one of the most storied franchises in American sports, led by some of the best and brightest minds across a diverse spectrum of industries, HBSE positions itself as one of the most pioneering, innovative global sports and entertainment businesses to date. The 76ers have attracted the industry’s top leadership talent from the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB, MLS, UFC and NCAA, resulting in one of the most exciting, rewarding, and dynamic work environments within the sports industry. The 76ers offer a best-in-class workplace culture built on collaboration, growth, and a quest to excel in everything we do.