Assistant United States Attorney Appellate Job

Vacancy No. 18-FLM-10240087-AUSA Department Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys
Salary $61,218.00 to $160,122.00 Grade 21 to 21
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 6/20/2018 Close Date 7/20/2018
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  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 06/20/2018 to 07/20/2018

  • Salary

    $61,218 to $160,122 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    AD 21

  • Work schedule


  • Appointment type


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All United States Citizens and Nationals

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  • Duties



    Our mission is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States, provide Federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime, seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior, and administer and enforce the Nation's laws to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.

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    The United States Attorney's Office, Middle District of Florida (MDFL), is seeking an experienced attorney interested in working in our Appellate Division responsible for handling criminal and civil appeals. The MDFL is headquartered in Tampa and has branch offices in Orlando, Jacksonville, Fort Myers and Ocala. This position can be filled in any of our 5 offices. Please be sure to state your location preference in your cover letter.

    The candidate selected for this vacancy will be responsible for handling criminal appeals and civil appeals on behalf of the United States and its agencies, almost exclusively in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Appellate AUSAs draft briefs, motions, and responses and present oral argument before the Eleventh Circuit; these responsibilities require appellate AUSA to evaluate district-court proceedings, to analyze opposing briefs, to conduct legal research, and to develop compelling legal arguments, both orally and in writing. Appellate AUSAs also advise other AUSAs in the office on legal issues and strategies.

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

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

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occassional travel requred.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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