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Attorney-Adviser (General) – Sacramento, California
Office of the Solicitor, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 632792Start Date: 11/03/2022End Date: 11/22/2022
In order to better assess your qualifications for this position, when preparing your resume, please be sure to address your experience in or familiarity with the following areas of legal work: researching and writing legal memoranda and opinions; providing legal advice, counseling, or recommendations to clients, judges, or senior attorneys, either orally or in writing; reviewing proposed decision documents for legal sufficiency; and litigating in federal or administrative courts. Please also address your experience in or familiarity with the following subject matter areas and legal authorities: Federal administrative law; the Endangered Species Act, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, and other related statutes; the various statutes establishing and authorizing the National Wildlife Refuge system; and Federal contracting and procurement law. Basic Qualification Requirements Applicants must be law school graduates with LL.B. or J.D. degrees AND applicants must be an active member in good standing of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico bar. To qualify for a GS-12 applicants must possess at least 2-years of professional legal experience following law school graduation; To qualify for a GS-13 applicants must possess at least 3-years of professional legal experience following law school graduation; To qualify for a GS-14 applicants must possess at least 4.5-years of professional legal experience following law school graduation; For any of the grades indicated above you can substitute one year of experience with any of the following: Have a second professional law degree; OR Meet any of the criteria indicated below: Academic standing in top one-third of law school graduating class; Graduation with academic honors; Significant participation on the law school’s law review; Significant participation in the law school’s moot court competition; Significant participation in a clinical legal aid program; Significant summer law office clerk experience; or Other equivalent evidence of clearly superior achievement. Candidates should have excellent oral communication, writing, research and analysis skills, and the ability to work effectively with other people, and exercise sound judgment. All applicants must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.
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