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    The primary purpose of this position is to provide a student trainee who has been appointed to the Pathways Program with on-the-job training and guidance to further student technical development in law.

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    Responsibilities

    • With supervision, performs tasks that are developmental and recurring in nature that require application of basic occupational field theory and principles in the technical area of legal services.
    • With supervision, conducts investigations to obtain evidentiary data and recommend an agency course of action. Analyzes information or data gleaned from investigation, documents findings, and prepares recommendation.
    • With supervision, prepares interpretative and administrative orders, rules, or regulations to give effect to the provisions of governing statues or other requirements of law.
    • With guidance, drafts, negotiates, or examines contracts or other legal documents required by the agency's activities. Drafts, prepares formal comments, or otherwise makes substantive recommendations with respect to proposed legislation.
    • Edits and prepares for publication statues enacted by Congress and opinions or decisions of a court, commission, or board. Drafts and reviews decisions for consideration and adoption by agency officials.
    • Works closely with senior attorneys, assists in the performance of legal research, analysis of legal decisions, opinions, rulings, memoranda, and other legal decisions, prepares/writes digests of points of law involved.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel by military and/or civilian aircraft in performance of official duty.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

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