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    The Division of Enforcement investigates possible violations of securities laws, recommends Commission action when appropriate, either in a federal court or before an administrative law judge, and negotiates settlements.

    If selected, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for conducting investigations dealing with difficult and complex matters involving all aspects of the securities market.

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    • Conducts complex investigations being undertaken by the SEC.
    • Develops investigative or litigation plans and adjusts as appropriate during the course of an investigation.
    • Provides management with advice and work products exhibiting knowledge, insight, and understanding of relevant law and facts.
    • Organizes work, sets priorities, and determines short- or long-term goals and strategies to achieve them.
    • Develops innovative solutions to address issues and problems or involving novel or unexplored questions of law or policy.
    • Participate in all aspects of litigation in federal court and administrative proceedings.
    • Drafts subpoenas and other documents, questions witnesses through interviews, testimony, or depositions, evaluates documentary or testimonial evidence to demonstrate whether sufficient evidence exists to prove violations of federal securities laws.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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