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    The United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of California is one of the largest in the country. The office prosecutes federal crimes and defends the interests of the United States Government in civil cases. The Southern District of California encompasses San Diego and Imperial Counties and includes a branch office in Imperial Valley, California.

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

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    The U.S. Attorney's Office is currently interviewing for a limited number of one-year term Uncompensated Special Assistant U.S. Attorney (SAUSA) positions in the Criminal Division, San Diego and Imperial Valley offices. The one year-term appointment may be extended in some circumstances. The casework will focus on the prosecution of Title 8, U.S.C. §1325 illegal entry cases and immigration litigation. Responsibilities include handling complaints, initial appearances, detention hearings, and §1325 trials. Selected candidates will receive extensive courtroom and trial experience.

    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/528424200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.