Supervisory Staff Attorney

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 24, 2017
Closes
May 29, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

The United States Court of Federal Claims is seeking to fill a supervisory staff attorney position in the court's Clerk's Office located in the National Courts Building, 717 Madison Place, NW, Washington, DC. The supervisory staff attorney performs professional and supervisory work related to substantive and procedural legal issues. The incumbent serves as a first-line supervisor over staff attorneys providing guidance and advice. The supervisory staff attorney independently conducts legal research; reviews case records and filings; provides substantive legal analysis, advice, and assistance to the Chief Judge, judicial officers, and the Clerk of Court.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:


The court requires the candidate to have a degree from an accredited law school and a minimum of three years of progressively responsible administrative, technical, professional, supervisory or managerial experience that provided an opportunity to gain:

  • Skill in developing the interpersonal work relationships needed to lead a team of employees;
  • The ability to exercise mature judgment, and;
  • Thorough knowledge of basic concepts, principles, and theories of management and the ability to understand the managerial policies applicable in a federal court environment.
To qualify at the CL 31 level: three years of specialized experience is necessary, including at least one year equivalent work at the CL-30 level. An advanced legal degree or two-year law clerkship may be substituted for two years of specialized experience.

All applicants must submit the required documents by the closing date of the announcement.

Not Applicable