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    The FRTIB is looking for a highly qualified and motivated individual to serve as an Attorney-Advisor (Ethics / Employee Relations).

    This Job Opportunity Announcement (JOA) may be used to fill other Attorney-Advisor (Ethics / Employee Relations), GS-0905-12/13/14 positions within the FRTIB in the same geographical location with the same qualifications and specialized experience.

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    The major duties of the position are:

    • - Serves as legal counsel to the General Counsel and other senior agency officials with responsibility for rendering expert legal advice and counsel on ethics and employee relations matters.
    • - Represents the Agency in litigation on matters before decision-making bodies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), and the DC Office of Administrative Hearings.
    • - Leads the Agency's ethics program and responds to requests for advice on a range of ethics issues.
    • - Reviews financial disclosure reports, prepares cautionary memoranda, and resolves conflicts of interest.
    • - Utilizes specialized expert legal knowledge, training, and experience in federal employee relations and ethics law to conduct research and provide guidance to management officials and client offices regarding employee relations and ethics matters.
    • - Applies comprehensive, in-depth knowledge of agency programs and applicable laws, regulations, and administrative decisions. Handles extremely complex and difficult legal questions and factual issues involving the interpretation and application of legislation, regulations, court or board rulings, and legal documents. Solving these problems often requires a high degree of original and creative legal analysis.
    • - Prepares and provides training to Agency employees on their legal obligations in areas including ethics and employee relations.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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