Legal Intern

Elap Services - Chesterbrook, PA

ELAP Services has developed a disruptive business model focused on one of the biggest challenges to US employers healthcare costs. Our solution leveraging advanced claims audit and analytic techniques to significantly reduce health insurance costs for mid-size businesses. Our company collaborates with employers to design self-insured health plans and establish limits for payment of medical claims that are based on actual cost of services from health providers. ELAP is a high growth, innovative company located in the Philadelphia suburbs. ELAP Services may also be involved with direct contracted with select medical providers.

The Internship is an exciting opportunity to grow and prosper in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment alongside our passionate corporate team. ELAP is seeking highly motivated, self-starters to assist in our Legal group.

What you'll gain

Exposure to the healthcare, legal and insurance industries
Gain understanding of referenced-based healthcare pricing
Overview of legal defense for Plan Members
Overview of audit / appeal process for Medical Claims
HIPAA / Compliance Knowledge
Networking for future career development
Duties and Responsibilities

Research statutes, law, and other legally-related matters and convey such information in oral and written form.
Write legal summaries on complex areas of law.
Organize and analyze various legal and compliance matters and assist with document management.
Provide support on other projects as needed, and accomplish tasks as appropriately assigned or requested.
Work with other departments to achieve overall corporate objectives.
Other duties as assigned
Required Experience and Education

Law Student preferred; However, individuals pursuing advanced paralegal program will be considered
Flexible up to 10+ hours per week
Summary of essential job functions

Ability to actively attend, convey, and understand the comments and questions or others
Ability to solve problems independently and demonstrate ability to multi-task
Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
Initiative and creativity
Team player able to collaborate with other departments
Knowledge of LEXIS and / or Westlaw and legal research procedures
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Proficiency in Salesforce plus.
Work on a team solving pressing business problems through the application of analytics and legal research.
Research and analyze complex issues and then communicate well thought out and fact-based conclusions to senior management.