Job Overview


The United States Attorney's Office is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #5 out of 33 large Federal cabinet agencies and the Executive Office for the United States Attorneys/United States Attorney's Offices ranked #55 out of 240 agency subcomponents in a study, "The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, 2013 Ratings" published by the Partnership for Public Service. See

Located in Alexandria, Virginia in the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Virginia, one of the top prosecutor's offices in the nation. Become part of the U.S. Attorney's Office where you can give back by making your community, state, and country safer and stronger. Individuals interested in becoming a part of a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce that rewards performance and creativity should apply.

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As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.

This position is also being announced to applicants eligible to apply through Merit Staffing procedures under 14-EDVA-1083311-MS. To view the entire announcement, including instructions on how to apply, click on tabs above.


Serves as a Legal Administrative Specialist (Litigation Support Specialist) responsible for supporting the litigation needs of the United States Attorney’s Office (USAO). Provides technical assistance to litigation teams on legal automation requirements and systems capabilities to facilitate litigation decisions, eDiscovery, trial preparation, and trial presentation. Applies a basic knowledge of Federal Criminal and Civil procedures, court requirements, and district practices to implement computer applications needed for criminal and civil cases. Analyzes automated litigation support functions and recommends changes to increase the system efficiency and effectiveness.

Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No