Careers

Legal

Career Opportunities

Cisco Legal is a global, multidisciplinary team of attorneys and legal professionals. The Legal group works closely across all aspects of Cisco to provide well-documented legal solutions, helping the company build innovative, exceptional technologies for customers worldwide.

Cisco General Counsel has set the vision for the Legal group. The goal is a department that works with the rest of the company, internally and externally, to significantly enhance how people work, live, learn, and play.

See how the practice of law is applied in a real-world business environment in the areas of:

  • Intellectual property
  • Global compliance
  • Contracts
  • Privacy
  • Knowledge management
  • Legal technology

Legal Interns

The Legal Department is dynamic and growing, and offers a unique opportunity for current students to complete a nontraditional internship to gain exposure and experience. Most Legal internship opportunities are summer positions, with interviews taking place in the spring.

Legal interns can:

  • Learn about, experience, and engage in the use of new, innovative technologies
  • Obtain valuable and practical in-house legal experience
The Legal Intern Program includes exposure to Cisco groups such as:
  • Sales Channels
  • Customer Advocacy
  • Environmental Affairs
  • Global Public Sector Compliance

In addition, interns might interact with the following groups:

  • Knowledge Management
  • Learning and Development
  • Technology Solutions and Organizational Development
  • Licensing, Intellectual Property, and Patents
  • Privacy