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Legal Department Summer Intern

  • Reports To
    VP, General Counsel
  • Location
    Indianapolis, IN
  • Date
    Summer 2020

Position Summary:

This is a full-time seasonal position with CREA, LLC (CREA), for approximately 12 weeks during the summer of 2020.   The candidate will assist in performing the following duties for the Legal Department:

  • Review and update CREA’s form equity documents and aggregate deal-specific and state-specific provisions
  • Draft operating and partnership agreements and various other agreements and documents in connection with Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) transactions
  • Review loan documents and compile a list of standard provisions
  • Draft review checklists for CREA various departments
  • Assist with the development of a pipeline database.  The analysis will include potential investment opportunities nationally.  Assist analysts with the completion of the preliminary financial modeling, drafting of letters of intent, and preparation of Placement Committee materials
  • Assist closing teams with transactional real estate closings
  • Other project-related activities as driven by CREA’s business needs

Successful interns will be introduced to the fundamentals of the LIHTC industry and actively involved in transactional real estate closings.



Requires 1L or 2L standing towards a juris doctorate with an undergraduate degree, preferably in Finance, Accounting, or other business-related field.  Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.  Must posses and be able to demonstrate effectiveness with each of the following Key Attributes.


Key Attributes:

  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong, proactive research and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to effectively manage and administer sensitive and confidential information
  • Must have strong initiative and be able to work with little guidance & supervision
  • Professionalism/Ethics (Trust, Attitude, Commitment, Honesty, Collaboration & Approachability)