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AIG Legal – 1L Summer Associate Program in New York, New York

About AIG

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Building on 100 years of experience, today AIG member companies provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement solutions, and other financial services to customers in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. These diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security.

Global Legal, Compliance & Regulatory Department

The AIG Global Legal, Compliance and Regulatory Department (“GLCR”) delivers high quality legal advice, along with compliance and regulatory services, with integrity and objectivity to achieve AIG’s business goals. GLCR is made up of attorneys and professionals within the following general areas: Business Unit support, Corporate Areas such as Securities, Corporate Governance, Litigation and Employment, Privacy and Cybersecurity, Contracts, Regulatory, and Compliance.

This is a global, diverse and award-winning team that has been recognized for its leadership and innovative solutions. You will also be able to participate in AIG’s award-winning pro bono program.

As a Summer Associate, you will gain hands-on experience working closely with mentors and colleagues as you are challenged with meaningful, business-critical projects. Additionally, you will gain an understanding of AIG’s business and the role of GLCR, and you will be able to draw on this experience as you consider your future career plans.

Typical responsibilities of Summer Associates may include:

  • Provide support and assistance to AIG attorneys in the provision of legal advice and counsel to business partners.

  • Assist AIG attorneys in supporting business partners by providing legal advice with respect to the day-to-day administration of the company, including Product Development, Sales/Marketing, Operations, Compliance, Finance, Contracts and/or Actuarial.

  • Research applicable state laws/rules and regulations.

  • Track, analyze, and report on legislative and regulatory developments, as well as industry trends impacting the business.

  • Assist in the drafting and negotiation of documentation relating to corporate transactions (e.g., vendor agreements, stock and asset purchase agreements, portfolio transfer agreements, joint venture agreements, various financing arrangements, reinsurance agreements, and/or other similar business relationships.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Summer Program Description

The Summer Associate position in GLCR is part of the overall Summer Associate Program at AIG. Joining the AIG Summer Associate Program is a great way to enhance your business acumen and gain insight into our industry. Summer Associates are placed into meaningful and influential roles that have an immediate and integral impact on the business.

The Summer Associate Program lasts approximately 10 weeks. After initial orientation and intensive training, Summer Associates will join GLCR, which offers a unique opportunity to obtain core technical knowledge and professional skills in a diverse and global environment. In addition to the experience acquired on the job, Summer Associates have the opportunity to learn directly from senior management, and participate in webinars, discussion forums, organized legal training session, and networking receptions.

Summer Associates establish goals with their managers during the first week, and the goals are measured at the mid and end points of the summer.



  • Law school degree to be received no later than May 2024


AIG seeks candidates who have excelled in previous work experience, demonstrated outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement, possess strong analytical, quantitative and interpersonal skills, and are enthusiastic about, and committed to, the insurance and finance industry.

The ideal candidates will be bold thinkers with an entrepreneurial bent, and will possess a powerful blend of IQ (technical skills, consistent learning, statistical & financial acumen) and EQ (adaptive communication, empathy, listening skills, challenging with humility).

We also look for a diverse background of experience, culture, and thought. Successful candidates typically have a global perspective and a record of successful teamwork.


AIG Summer Associate positions are available in New York.

How to Apply

In order to be considered, please apply at

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates are committed to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and its’ policies and procedures reflect this commitment. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories such as sexual orientation. At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission – creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives.

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In order to work from or visit an AIG office, and in accordance with the terms and conditions of AIG’s COVID-19 vaccination policy, individuals hired into this position will be required to attest that they have been fully vaccinated and agree to have their vaccination status and proof of vaccination confidentially stored by AIG. Exemptions may be considered on a case by case basis.

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We're a leading global insurance organization with operations in approximately 80 countries and jurisdictions. We provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement solutions, and other financial services to support our clients in business and in life through our General Insurance, Life & Retirement and Investments business units.

What unites us across all of these offerings is our commitment to helping individuals, businesses and communities prepare for and respond to times of uncertainty. Whether serving those facing natural disasters or millions of Americans striving for a financially secure retirement, we have the specialist expertise to help clients better manage risk.

We’re also committed to doing the right thing for our people and the communities where we work and live. It’s why we seek to offer what matters to our ever-diversifying team - like flexible and creative work environments, professional growth opportunities and forums to advocate for one another and incite change. We encourage employees to give back to the causes they care most about, supporting these efforts through our Volunteer Time Off and Matching Grants Programs.

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