The Office of Chief Counsel, IRS is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our General Legal Services (GLS) function and gain valuable experience in a legal environment. The Office of Chief Counsel’s mission is to serve America's taxpayers fairly and with integrity by providing correct and impartial interpretation of the internal revenue laws and employs the highest quality legal advice and representation for the Internal Revenue Service. It's a great place to work with an excellent benefits package and family-friendly.Learn more about this agency
Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
Associate Chief Counsel (GLS) Public Contract and Technology Law Branch
The Office of Associate Chief Counsel, General Legal Services employs approximately 60 attorneys, nationwide. It is headed by the Associate Chief Counsel, GLS, who oversees both field and National Office components. GLS represents the IRS and the Office of Chief Counsel in non-tax administrative litigation including government contracts, personnel, labor-management relations, and other administrative law issues. This announcement is for two vacancies in the Public Contract and Technology Law Branch handling government contracts.
As an attorney for GLS, you will:
Provide advice on government contract, procurement, and technology law matters, including handling litigation before the General Accounting Office (GAO) and the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals (CBCA). Provide oral and written legal advice on complex legal issues on a wide variety of contracting matters involving the interpretation of applicable laws and regulations on questions including: reviewing solicitations, contract awards, limited source justifications, determinations and findings, and significant pre-award decisions, for the acquisition of goods and services; advising on contract administration; contract changes; contractor claims; equitable adjustments; terminations; contract interpretation; funding and contract type; computer security; licensing and intellectual property; indemnity and interagency agreements; information technology law matters; grants and cooperative agreements. Provide legal support to the Department of Justice in litigation brought in the federal courts, including the Court of Federal Claims and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. citizens and U.S. Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
Note: Current Office of Chief Counsel Employees must apply under this vacancy announcement to be considered for the position.
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/489004200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.