Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Supports General Counsel in all OGC activities and serves in his/her stead as needed;
Assists in the development and oversight of OGC’s strategic goals, operating procedures and budget planning processes;
Oversees the day-to-day administrative and operational management of the department, demonstrating commitment to constant improvement, monitoring workflow to assure maximum productivity and making sound decisions on resourc... read more
Assistant General Counsel
Responsibilities: Day-to-day lead for Ethics program and FOIA/PA program compliance throughout the Agency. Provide expert advice to USAGM board members, management, and employees at all levels on the interpretation and application of all federal ethics laws and rules, the Agency's standards of ethical conduct, conflict of interest statutes, and the Hatch Act. Oversee and ensure the quality and success of the Public and Confidential Financial Dis... read more
Associate General Counsel Litigation
Responsibilities: Manage and oversee the Litigation Unit of the General Counsel. Supervise two or three Assistant General Counsels for litigation issues, and any additional paralegal or contractor support. Directly handle cases and litigation, as well. Supervisory and related managerial duties will occupy less than 25 percent of the incumbent's time. Creatively leverage new authorities granted to the agency (under the 2017 NDAA), some o... read more
The candidate will includes identifying appropriate subjects for reports and recommendations through extensive research and analysis; working with outside consultants in preparing reports and recommendations; drafting research reports; planning workshops and other similar events; presenting research findings to the Conference’s members; speaking at meetings of the Conference, professional associations, and law schools about the Conference’s work; an...
Trade Attorney (Environment)
The candidate will be responsible for: Serves as an attorney in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR). Represents the United States in arbitral panels in international fora, in particular panels formed under the USMCA. Provides expert legal analysis and advice on trade and environment issues, in particular with respect to the USMCA environment chapter and supporting the work of the USMCA Interagency Environment Committee for Monito...
Trade Attorney (Labor)
The candidate will be responsible for: Serves as an attorney in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR). Represents the United States in arbitral panels in international fora, in particular panels formed under the USMCA. Provides expert legal analysis and advice on trade and labor issues, in particular with respect to the USMCA labor chapter and Mexico’s compliance with its obligations under the labor chapter of the USMCA, working closel...
Jerre S. Williams Fellowship
The Fellowship offers an opportunity for current or aspiring academics to complete a one or two-year fellowship with the Agency. The Fellow will be responsible for: identifying appropriate subjects for reports and recommendations through extensive research and analysis; working with outside consultants in preparing reports and recommendations; drafting research reports; planning workshops and other similar events; presenting research findings t...
The candidate will conduct legal research and writing, stakeholder outreach, and other activities in furtherance of the Agency's mission of improving federal agency rulemaking, adjudication, administration and management, judicial review of agency action, and other related matters. Duties associated with the position include: identifying appropriate subjects for reports and recommendations through extensive research and analysis; working with outside consu...
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General Attorney Advisor - Ethics Division
The candidate will provide professional legal services involving federal criminal conflict of interest statutes, standards of ethical conduct regulations, financial disclosure requirements, procurement integrity provisions, lobbying rules, and political activity restrictions. The work may involve providing detailed legal guidance to senior staff, engaging in complex and difficult legal research assignments involving new emerging a...
The candidate should have 1+ year experience working as an attorney in a setting requiring them to independently manage a portfolio of projects or possess a demonstrated academic background in administrative law and regulatory procedure. (The Conference welcomes expressions of interest from lawyers who hold fixed-term positions—such as judicial clerkships and academic fellowships—that may not end in the near future.) Conduct legal research and writing,...
Trial Attorney/Civil Frauds
Duties: Represent the United States in civil matters filed under the False Claims Act and other federal statutes alleging fraud against the government, and in other civil matters concerning conflict of interest, bribery, and public corruption. Matters investigated and litigated by the Fraud Section emanate from complaints filed under the whistleblower provisions of the False Claims Act, agency referrals, and fraudulent schemes and trends identif...
Privacy and Civil Liberties Attorney
The candidates will be working in Privacy and Civil Liberties Unit apply their expertise, skills, and education to protect the nation by providing legal advice and counsel across all FBI investigative and intelligence collection programs. Will ensure that FBI activities comply with the U.S. Constitution, federal privacy laws (such as the Privacy Act and Section 208 of the E-Government Act), executive actions regulations, and policies. P...
Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Summer
The candidate should have excellent academic grades. Academic credit may be granted, subject to law school policy and practice.
Application Deadline: December 1
Practice Management Advisor
The candidate assists with delivering advisory services to educate D.C. Bar members about law practice management, including law office systems and procedures, risk management, and technology. Will be involved in extensive engagement with D.C. Bar members who practice in diverse practice settings. Will be deemed to have a lawyer-client relationship with D.C. Bar members who are being counseled under the Practice Management Advisory Service (PMA... read more
Attorney Adviser (General), GS 14
The candidate will serve as deputy ethics counselor for the office of surface mining reclamation and enforcement (OSMRE). Render appropriate and timely legal advice to officials and employees of OSMRE on all legal issues pertaining to Government ethics, including criminal conflict of interests laws, Executive Branch Standards of Conduct, and the Hatch Act. Administer OSMRE's financial disclosure program ensuring the timely assignment, coll... read more
Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney
Duties: Preparing for and prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases; Identifying appropriate cases for diversion programs and specialty courts; Establishing and maintaining relationships with multiple law enforcement agencies, the community and non-profits by attending in community events and participating in Community Advisory Board; Acting as liaison between Office and law enforcement and system partners by providing support role to law ... read more