Job Overview

Summary

"This announcement has been revised to extend the closing date/time to 11:59pm on Friday, February 28, 2014. Applicants who have applied to this vacancy announcement need not reapply."

Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging career?  If yes, then come and join the U. S. Department of Justice (DOJ), which has been ranked in the Top 10 Best Places to Work in Federal Government for 2013(www.bestplacestowork.org). 

Justice is the Nation's law enforcement agency, and its most important resource is its people.  With a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women, Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms.  Become a member of our team, where you can achieve your career goals and dreams and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. 

SPECIALIZED EDUCATION: 

You must be a graduate from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association and be a member in good standing of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico bar.

If selected, your application will be vetted by the Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM). 

Duties

In December 2010, the Department established the Professional Misconduct Review Unit (PMRU) to review the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) misconduct findings in disciplinary matters involving Assistant United States Attorneys and Criminal Division attorneys.  The PMRU is dedicated to the timely, fair and consistent resolution of disciplinary matters, and the incumbent of this position serves as Chief in the Professional Misconduct Review Unit (PMRU), Office of the Deputy Attorney General (DAG), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).  The PMRU Chief administers procedures designed to provide Department attorneys a fair opportunity to contest OPR findings of professional misconduct, and to contest proposed disciplinary actions arising from these findings.  In appropriate cases, the incumbent makes state bar referrals for findings of misconduct.  The PMRU Chief supervises various Assistant U.S. Attorneys and/or Department attorneys detailed to the PMRU, and reports to the Attorney General through the Deputy Attorney General. 

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • One or fewer times per month

Relocation Authorized

  • No