Job Title:General Attorney (Trade Regulation)
Agency:Federal Trade Commission
Job Announcement Number:BCP-FPD-2013-0010
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|$89,033.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, February 14, 2013 to Friday, March 01, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Excepted Service - - Permanent|
|2 vacancies -
District Of Columbia County, DC, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
All Qualified Candidates
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) enforces a variety of federal antitrust and consumer protection laws. The Commission seeks to ensure that the nation's markets function competitively and are vigorous, efficient, and free of undue restrictions. The Commission also works to enhance the smooth operation of the marketplace by eliminating acts or practices that are unfair or deceptive. Finally, the Commission undertakes economic analysis to support its law enforcement efforts and to contribute to the policy deliberations of the Congress, the Executive Branch, other independent agencies, and state and local governments when requested.
The position is located in the Bureau of Consumer Protection, Division of Financial Practices, which protects consumers from unfair and deceptive acts and practices in the financial services industry, including debt collection, payday lending, auto lending, and debt assistance practices. To protect consumers from these acts and practices, the Division conducts investigations and engages in federal court and administrative litigation, as well as playing a leading role in developing public policies to assist consumers of financial goods and services. The Division is also home to the Bureau of Consumer Protection’s Mobile Technology Unit, which provides technological expertise and support for the Bureau’s mobile investigations and conducts surveys of practices and trends in the mobile marketplace.
- Possess a JD or LL.B. degree from an accredited Law School.
- Member in good standing of the Bar of a state or territory - US, PR, DC.
- Relocation expenses will not be paid.