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    This vacancy will hire up to 2 attorneys that will provide legal services to the office related to federal administrative law including appropriations and financial management, FOIA, Records management, the Administrative Procedures Act, and other related matters. 

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    As an Attorney-Adviser with the Department of the Interior, Office of the Solicitor, Division of General Law, located in Washington, DC your specific duties will include:

    • Providing written and oral opinions on Federal Administrative Law topics, including Fiscal/Appropriations Law, Administrative Procedure Act, agency delegations and authority, partnerships with non-public entities, and similar topics.  
    • Reviewing Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act responses and appeals.
    • Supporting the Department of Justice in responding to Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act litigation.
    • Conducting responsiveness and privilege review for discovery in administrative and judicial litigation and for Congressional oversight matters.
    • Researching and advising Department clients on Federal information law, including the Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act, E-discovery, privileges, Paperwork Reduction Act, and related statutes.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Minimal travel, less than 1 night per month

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0905 Attorney

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/518812300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.