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    Initial appointment is conditioned upon a satisfactory preemployment adjudication. This includes fingerprint, credit and tax checks, and drug testing. In addition, continued employment is subject to a favorable adjudication of a background investigation.

    All initial attorney positions to the Department of Justice are made on a 14-month (temporary) basis.

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

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    The United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of Ohio, is interviewing for one or more Assistant United States Attorneys with criminal or civil litigation experience in the criminal and civil divisions. The position(s) will be located in Akron, Cleveland, Toledo, and Youngstown, Ohio offices.

    The Criminal Division is organized into six sections: General Crimes; White Collar Crimes; National Security; Violent Crimes; Narcotics/Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF); and Appellate. Criminal AUSAs prosecute federal criminal cases in the District. Criminal AUSAs advise federal law enforcement agents on criminal investigations, present criminal cases to the grand jury, try criminal cases before the United States District Court, and represent the United States in criminal appeals before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Candidates should be capable of handling a variety of significant and complex criminal prosecutions.

    Civil AUSAs represent the United States' interests in affirmative and defensive litigation in federal court at the trial and appellate levels, in numerous areas, including prosecuting civil fraud, and environmental cases and defending torts, employment discrimination, immigration, bankruptcy, commercial, and federal program litigation.

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

    More information about the Northern District of Ohio can be found on our website at https://www.justice.gov/usao-ndoh.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    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/528151300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.