Client Protection Co-Op

Looking for a co-op that teaches you about both law and business? Do you want your co-op to involve real work?

The Client Protection team at AlphaSights is looking for driven, proactive, and results-oriented students to join our team in New York this winter and summer. To learn more about AlphaSights and what Client Protection does, click here.

As a CP co-op, you'll learn and hone skills that will help you succeed in a number of future career paths, whether it be law, business, risk management, or in government. By the end of the co-op, you'll be able to identify obstacles and brainstorm solutions, think and write critically, communicate and listen effectively, and build project management skills. The day-to-day of a CP team member is always changing, but here are a few of the typical responsibilities:

  • Monitoring client requests
  • Developing and implementing new policies
  • Training our employees
  • Ensuring that everyone plays by the rules

What we look for

To be successful in this role, you should display:

  • Self confidence– ability to thrive in a dynamic environment
  • A proactive mindset– ability to think ahead and anticipate how issues can be prevented
  • Innate curiosity– willingness to investigate and look for solutions when new challenges arise
  • Agility – ability to execute on numerous workstreams within the same timeframe
  • Emotional intelligence and exceptional team playing skills– ability to build relationships within the Client Protection team and work effectively with other stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills– ability to speak and write clearly and effectively


  • Will attain bachelor's degree by 2019, demonstrating strong academic credentials in any field and noteworthy extracurricular leadership
  • Previous internship/employment experience in a structured program preferred
  • Strong interest in pursuing a professional career in law, operations or risk management
  • Fluency in English (foreign language skills are also a plus)
  • Internship dates: January 2018 - June 2018 (Winter/Co-Op) June 2018 - August 2018 (Summer)

Meet Some of AlphaSights's Employees

James L.


Together with his team, James is responsible for understanding his consulting clients’ needs, executing a sound search strategy for clients, and connecting them to the industry experts they need.

William L.

Vice President

William is responsible for AlphaSights' largest set of consulting accounts. He is responsible for the continued growth and success of this business unit, which relies on a smart, client-focussed and motivated team.

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