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    Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging opportunity? Join the U.S. Department of Justice!

    The Disability Rights Section (DRS or Section) is seeking one or more experienced attorneys for the position of Attorney Adviser.

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    Responsibilities

    The incumbent selected for this position will participate as a member of a primarily non-litigating team in DRS with responsibility for the following:

    drafting, developing and publishing regulations that implement the disability nondiscrimination obligations of title II (State and local government programs and services) and title III (public accommodations) of the ADA, including assisting with the development of accessibility guidelines promulgated by the U.S. Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board);

    providing legal and policy guidance to other federal officials within the Department and other federal agencies about the nondiscrimination requirements of the ADA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (Section 504);

    coordinating with other federal agencies under 12250 on their promulgation of regulations and guidance that implement Section 504; and

    assisting with the provision of technical assistance about the ADA to State and local governments, businesses and other public accommodations, and to members of the public; and providing disability rights training to other federal agencies.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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