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Grade: 15

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Grade: All Grades

1 Are you an active member of the bar of the highest court of a state or the District of Columbia? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the grade 14 level in the Federal service as described below: Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Specialized experience is experience as an attorney conducting legal research and analyses for, and providing legal advice to, senior management and/or senior policy-makers, including drafting legal opinions and other legal documents and making oral presentations related to the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (FDI Act), or other banking or financial services law.

3 Which of the following statements best describes your experience handling applications or requests submitted under the FDI Act or other Federal financial institution law? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience providing advice or drafting documents related to such applications or requests.
  • I have assisted other attorneys in providing advice and in drafting documents related to at least one type of such applications or requests.
  • I have been the principal assigned attorney on at least one of those types of applications or requests and have provided advice to senior management and drafted the necessary documents for such applications or requests.
  • I have been the principal assigned attorney on at least one of those types of applications or requests and have provided advice to senior management and drafted the necessary documents for such application or request, and I am a subject matter expert for one or more of those types of applications or requests.
4 Which of the following statements best describes your experience preparing notices of proposed rulemakings and final rules for publication in the Federal Register? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience preparing such documents.
  • I have experience drafting regulatory text and/or portions of a preamble on at least one occasion for a minor or technical change to rules.
  • I have experience drafting regulatory text and/or portions of a preamble for at least one rulemaking that would likely have a substantial impact on the FDIC, or other bank regulatory agency.
  • I have experience as the sole or lead attorney responsible for drafting the regulatory text and a preamble for at least one rulemaking which had a substantial impact on the FDIC or other bank regulatory agency, depositors, or the banking industry.
5 Which of the following best describes your skills and abilities in oral communication? Answer to this question is required
  • I have made no presentations on banking law issues for an audience of attorneys or senior managers.
  • I have made presentations on banking law issues for an audience of attorneys or senior managers
  • I have made presentations on banking law issues for an audience of attorneys or senior managers; assisted other attorneys in briefing senior managers on banking law issues; and actively participated in negotiations on behalf of my section, branch, division, or organization with third parties.
  • I have briefed senior managers on banking law issues; made presentations to the board of directors or agency head; and have been a principal negotiator on behalf of my section, branch, division, or organization with third parties on complex matters involving banking law issues.
6 In which of the following subject matter areas have you provided legal advice or drafted legal documents as the primary attorney or one of the primary attorneys assigned to a matter? Check all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Change in Bank Control (12 U.S.C. § 1817(j))
  • Bank Mergers (12 U.S.C.§1828(c))
  • Deposit Insurance (12 U.S.C.§1815)
  • Permissible Bank Activities, (12 U.S.C. § 1831a)
  • Dodd-Frank Act Rulemakings and Implementations
  • Mutual to Stock Conversions
  • Complex Financial Institutions
  • Securities Laws
  • Bank Capital requirements
  • Bank Holding Company Act
  • Sections 23A and 23B of the Federal Reserve Act.
  • International Banking
  • None of the Above.
7 In which of the following areas have you worked as a lead attorney providing legal advice applying or interpreting banking laws or regulations? (Check all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Applications (e.g., related to deposit insurance, expansion, consolidation, operations, or activities).
  • Supervision (e.g., safety and soundness, risk management, capital markets).
  • Consumer Protection
  • Enforcement
  • Resolutions
  • None of the above.
8 Are you a current or former Executive Branch political appointee who served on a political Schedule A or Schedule C appointment within the past 5 years? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No