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Government and Government Relations Attorney in Oklahoma City, OK

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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

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Oklahoma City, OK

Date Last Verified

Mar 14,2018

Posted on

Mar 13,2018

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Paralegal Specialist, GS 7 - 9 The candidate: Performs a variety of automated support in the preparation, organization, indexing, and managing exhibits, evidence and data relevant to cases presented in discovery, trail or in other legal proceedings; Performs legal research on particular issues and cases identified by the AUSA(s); Reviews investigative reports, testimonies, interviews, files, an documents for a variety of civil cases; Assists in the preparation of government expert witnesses for trail; and Participates and assists in trial preparation and trial presentations. Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress. Traveling is required.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have the following qualifications:
For GS-07: Must have 1 of the following conditions, as defined below: Specialized Experience, OR Education, OR a Combination of Education and Experience, OR Superior Academic Achievement.

Specialized Experience: One full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-05 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience is defined as experience performing paralegal or legal work which demonstrates a basic knowledge of legal research. Specialized experience at this level should include performing two or more of the following duties: examining and processing a variety of legal documents and correspondence; using a variety of electronic or manual filing systems to acquire and store information; document findings and preparing recommendations; searching and reviewing legal references, case files, and other sources for information and data required by attorneys or court personnel.

Education: One full year of graduate education in a closely related field (e.g., Criminal Justice, Law); Education at the graduate level must be in an accredited college or university and must demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the duties of the position.

Superior Academic Achievement: Possess a Bachelor's Degree or expect to complete the requirements for a Bachelor's degree within the next nine (9) months AND possess at least one of the following criteria: class standing in the upper third of the graduating class; an overall GPA of 3.0 OR at least a 3.0 based on courses completed during the final two years of your curriculum; a GPA of at least 3.5 based on the average of required courses completed in my major field OR based on the average of required courses completed during the final two years of your curriculum; OR election to membership in a national scholastic honor society.

Fro GS-09: To be eligible at the GS-09 level, you must meet at least ONE of the following conditions, as defined below: Specialized Experience, Education, OR a Combination of Education and Experience.

Specialized Experience: One full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 level in the Federal Service. Specialized experience is defined as experience performing paralegal or legal work which demonstrates a basic knowledge of legal research and the ability to interpret legal decisions. Examples of specialized experience may include the following: examining and processing a variety of legal documents; conducting research, analysis and evaluation of data in response to complex or sensitive requests; drafting briefs, pleadings, litigation recommendations, or other legal documents and correspondence; using a variety of electronic or manual filing systems to acquire and store information; documenting findings and preparing recommendations; searching and reviewing legal references, case files and other sources for information and data required by attorneys or court personnel.

Education: One of the following types of education in a related field (e.g., Criminal Justice, Law); a Master's or equivalent graduate degree (such as LL.B or J.D.); OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree. Education at the graduate level must be in an accredited college or university and must demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the duties of the position.

Application deadline: 03/23/2018.

Additional info

Announcement number: 18-OKW-10150902-DE. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more details.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
U.S Department Of Justice, Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys
210 West Park Avenue
Suite 400
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Phone: 405-553-8700
Fax: 405-553-8888