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Civil Litigation General Attorney

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Date Last Verified

Sep 18, 2021

Valid Through

Jan 01, 2022

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Jan 27, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Washington, DC, United States

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Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Civil Litigation General Attorney
The candidate working in the Civil Litigation Units (CLUs) apply their expertise, skills, and education to act as legal counsel to the company and its employees in regard to a wide array of civil lawsuits, administrative claims, requests for testimony and documents, representation matters, and related areas. The CLU units coordinate the defense of civil actions filed against the company and its employees under the United States Constitution and a variety of statutes including the Administrative Procedure Act (APA), the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), and various statutes relating to the company's law enforcement and intelligence responsibilities. Serve as legal counsel to the COMPANY and its employees in regard to civil lawsuits, administrative claims, requests for testimony and documents, representation matters, and related areas. Coordinate the defense of civil actions filed against the COMPANY and its employees under the U.S. Constitution and federal statutes, such as the Mandamus Act, and the Administrative Procedure Act. Work closely with the Civil Division of the Department of Justice and the respective United States Attorney's Offices to represent the interests of the company and its employees. Assist employees in obtaining Department of Justice representation. Assist in the defense of company employees in depositions, prepare affidavits and declarations in support of motions, manage the civil discovery process, and provide assistance at trial and in post-trial proceedings. Handle the company's response to civil subpoena matters and provide legal advice concerning company potential liability for investigative and other operations. Defend the company in the most complex types of civil litigation, including cases with a nexus to national security concerns, with minimal supervision. Provide expert legal advice and opinion to the highest levels of company management on all aspects of organizational legal liability risks. Develop professional relationships and partnerships with OGC coworkers, other personnel, and representatives of other U.S. Government agencies, in support of the company's legal interests and equities. Must possess a law degree from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association and be an active member of the bar (any US jurisdiction).

Additional info

Send resume and cover letter; A writing sample, not to exceed 10 pages; Proof of current and active bar association membership; Photocopy of Law School Transcripts; Current SF-50 (if external government employee) .

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
US Department Of Justice Federal Bureau of Investigation.
935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20535-0001


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