Trial Attorney


Vacancy ID: 806497   Announcement Number: 13-EX-806497-SDM   USAJOBS Control Number: 334402400

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is:806497


1. Title of Job

Trial Attorney
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

Enter the lowest grade level that you will accept for this position.  The lowest grade for this position is 16.
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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

If you are not entitled to veteran's preference, mark "No preference claimed." Except for disabled veterans, (1) those who entered active duty on or after October 15, 1976, and before September 8, 1980, must have an authorized campaign badge; OR, (2) those who enlisted after September 7, 1980, or entered on active duty (through means other than enlistment) on or after October 14, 1982, must have (a) completed at least 24 months of continuous, active duty service AND have served in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign medal has been authorized; OR, (b) have served at least one day during the period for which a campaign medal has been authorized; OR (b) have served at least one day during the period of 08/02/90 through 01/02/92 AND have 24 months of continuous, active duty service, or been a reservist activated during that period. Persons who returned from military service at the rank of major, lieutenant commander, or higher are not entitled to veteran's preference except as disabled veterans.


15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

How did you become aware of this vacancy?
A. SEC's website
B. Local Newspaper
C. National Newspaper
D. Twitter
E. SEC Employee
F. Colleague/Friend
G. USA Jobs
H. Career/Job Fair
I. Other

20. Occupational Specialties


001 U.S. Citizens and Non Citizens

21. Geographic Availability

122010086 Miami, FL

22. Transition Assistance Plan

In this section indicate if you are a surplus or displaced Federal employee requesting special priority consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP).

Note: To receive consideration for CTAP or ICTAP, you must submit the necessary supporting documentation. Refer to the "Benefits/Other" section for additional information and instructions.

 


23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following are basic requirements for this position. Please select the letter that best describes your education and/or experience.

1. I have a J.D. or LL.B. degree.

A. True
B. False

2. I am an active member of the bar in good standing in any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.

A. True
B. False

3. Please select the response below that best represents your specialized experience to qualify for this position.

A. I have four years post J.D. experience as a practicing attorney, three years of which includes litigating and trying complex cases in federal or state courts or in administrative proceedings; preparing pleadings, briefs and other court papers in complex litigation; and taking depositions and/or conducting other examinations of witnesses.
B. My level of experience is less than as described above.

In 500 words or less, please describe your experience conducting complex litigations and try complex cases as a lead or sole litigator, including litigating cases that includes preparing and responding to motions or conducting trials that involved examining witnesses.  Failure to fully describe your qualifications or experience in this narrative may result in your being rating not highly qualified for this position.

In 500 words or less, please describe your experience as it relates to preparing pleadings, briefs and other court papers involving complex legal issues.  Failure to fully describe your qualifications or experience in this narrative may result in your being rating not highly qualified for this position.

In 500 words or less, please describe your experience as it relates to conducting civil or criminal litigation and/or knowledge of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Federal Rules of Evidence.  Failure to fully describe your qualifications or experience in this narrative may result in your being rating not highly qualified for this position.

In 500 words or less, please describe your experience as it relates to working effectively with others on a litigation team.  Failure to fully describe your qualifications or experience in this narrative may result in your being rating not highly qualified for this position.

In 500 words or less, please describe your experience as it relates to taking depositions and/or conducting other examinations of witnesses. Failure to fully describe your qualifications or experience in this narrative may result in your being rating not highly qualified for this position.