Job Details

Government and Government Relations Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

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Company name

Federal Public Defender Wesern District of Pennsylvania

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


Pittsburgh, PA

Date Last Verified

Feb 27,2018

Posted on

Feb 26,2018

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Research and Writing Specialist The candidate provides advanced research and writing support to staff attorneys on trial and appellate cases. Primary duties include drafting motions, briefs or legal memoranda, and consulting with attorneys to develop legal strategies. The research and writing specialist does not ordinarily sign pleadings or make court appearances. Must be a graduate from an accredited law school and a member in good standing of a state Bar. Should have a commitment to providing quality representation to indigent defendants and have a reputation for personal integrity. Strong computer legal research, word processing, and interpersonal communication skills are essential for this position, as is the ability to analyze legal issues from lengthy, complex records, and to write clearly and concisely. A successful applicant will be able to prioritize projects and work both independently and cooperatively. A minimum of 2+ years of comparable work experience is required. Closes: March 15, 2018.

Additional info

Position Announcement # 2018-01

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Federal Public Defender Wesern District of Pennsylvania
1450 Liberty Center
1001 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3714