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Civil Rights Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Austin, TX

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Company name

U.S Department Of Justice, Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Civil Rights
Litigation - General/Commercial
Litigation - Labor & Employment
Litigation - Medical Malpractice
Litigation - Personal Injury

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Austin, TX

Date Last Verified

May 07,2018

Posted on

Apr 12,2018

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Assistant United States Attorney (Civil) The candidate will be responsible for representing the federal government and its agencies and employees in civil litigation in the District. Two primary areas of practice are tort cases, including medical malpractice and a variety of personal injury cases, and Title VII cases alleging discrimination in hiring and employment practices by agencies of the US. Other areas of practice include civil rights, immigration, bankruptcy, debts owed the United States or its agencies, breach of contract, judicial review of administrative findings, and injunctive proceedings. Will be active at both the trial and appellate levels, taking depositions, preparing and answering interrogatories, negotiating for settlement, engaging in motions practice, trying cases, and writing and arguing appeals. May be expected to travel for this position throughout the District and for training. Should have a J.D. degree, be an active member of the Bar (any US jurisdiction), and have 1+ year of post-J.D. legal or other relevant experience. Hiring preferences include strong academics, outstanding organizational skills, superior legal writing and research ability, demonstrated analytical ability, good judgment and courtroom skills, and a commitment to professionalism, ethics, civility, and public service. Application Deadline: May 11, 2018.

Additional info

Announcement Number: 18-WDTX-10182698-A6. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
U.S Department Of Justice, Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys
601 NW Loop 410
Suite 600
San Antonio, TX 78216
Phone: 210-384-7100
Fax: 210-384-7105