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ATTORNEY-ADVISER – Multiple Locations
Securities and Exchange Commission, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 478779Start Date: 07/07/2021End Date: 07/21/2021
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Qualifying education must have been obtained from an accredited college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. BASIC REQUIREMENT: All applicants must possess the following J.D. or LL.B. degree –AND– Active membership of the bar in good standing in any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the commonwealth of Puerto Rico. (Note: proof of bar membership will be required before entry on duty.) MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT: In addition to meeting the basic requirement, applicants must also meet the minimum qualification requirement.
SK-12: Applicant must possess at least one year of post-J.D. experience defining legal issues, conducting legal research, and drafting legal documents such as contracts, dispositions, pleadings, and motions. OR one of the following below: A second professional law degree (Master of Law/LL.M.); Membership on a law school’s journal or law review; Membership in the Order of the Coif; Graduation in the top 33 percent of law school class; One year of significant non-legal work experience in a field related to the position for which the applicant is being considered (e.g., work experience with FINRA or other financial regulatory authority, or other work experience directly applicable to the work of the position for which the attorney is being hired); A judicial clerkship following law school graduation; or Law Clerk and Legal Intern Appointments SK-13: Applicant must possess at least two years of post-J.D experience identifying legal issues,
conducting legal research, providing legal analyses, providing legal solutions/recommendations, and preparing legal documents, such as contracts, dispositions, pleadings, and motions, which also includes at least one year of specialized experience: Providing interpretative advice and guidance on matters related to Federal securities laws, regulations, and policies, that also may include experience on matters related to the Federal securities laws involving municipal securities; and Conducting briefings for management and/or representing organizations at briefings, meetings or conferences, conveying complex and technical information to address the concerns of the intended audience.
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