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Vacancy Details

Grade: 13

1 Basic Education Requirement, GS-0905: Choose the response that best describes your education as it pertains to the mandatory basic qualification requirement for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have graduated from law school and possess a LL.B. degree and have been admitted to the bar.
  • I have graduated from law school and possess a J.D. degree and have been admitted to the bar.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described.
2 GS-0905-11 and Higher: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement, you must have professional experience or additional education. Select the one response that best describes your education and experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least 1-year of professional legal experience following law school graduation.
  • I possess a second professional law degree.
  • I meet one of the following criteria: (a) academic standing in top one-third of law school graduating class; (b) graduation with academic honors; (c) significant participation on the law school’s law review; (d) significant participation in the law school’s moot court competition; (e) significant participation in a clinical legal aid program; (f) significant summer law office clerk experience; or (g) other equivalent evidence of clearly superior achievement.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described.
3 GS-0905-13: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement as well as the requirements for GS-0905-11 and higher as described above, you must possess additional years of professional legal experience. Select the one response that best describes your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess two additional years of professional legal experience.
  • I do not meet the requirements as described.

Grade: 14

1 Basic Education Requirement, GS-0905: Choose the response that best describes your education as it pertains to the mandatory basic qualification requirement for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have graduated from law school and possess a LL.B. degree and have been admitted to the bar.
  • I have graduated from law school and possess a J.D. degree and have been admitted to the bar.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described.
2 GS-0905-11 and Higher: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement, you must have professional experience or additional education. Select the one response that best describes your education and experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least 1-year of professional legal experience following law school graduation.
  • I possess a second professional law degree.
  • I meet one of the following criteria: (a) academic standing in top one-third of law school graduating class; (b) graduation with academic honors; (c) significant participation on the law school’s law review; (d) significant participation in the law school’s moot court competition; (e) significant participation in a clinical legal aid program; (f) significant summer law office clerk experience; or (g) other equivalent evidence of clearly superior achievement.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described.
3 GS-0905-14: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement as well as the requirements for GS-0905-11 and higher as described above, you must possess additional years of professional legal experience. Select the one response that best describes your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess 3 1/2 additional years of professional legal experience.
  • I do not meet the requirements as described.

Grade: All Grades

1 Please be aware that this vacancy announcement is only open to United States Citizens. Are you a United States Citizen? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 How did you find out about this vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • USGS Online Automated Recruitment System (OARS)
  • Email notice from OARS or the USGS Email Notifier
  • Friend or relative
  • Job Fair
  • Newspaper or magazine advertisement
  • OPM USAJOBS website
  • Placement Office - State, Federal or College
  • LatPro.com internet job site
  • GoldSea.com internet job site
  • The Black EOE Journal
  • Other commercial internet job site
  • Other
3 Are you an active member in good standing of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico bar. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 List the bar(s) of which you are an active member in good standing. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
5 I certify, to the best of my knowledge that all the information in my application is true, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education. I understand that providing false or fraudulent information may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also certify that I have read the entire vacancy announcement; that I have reviewed my answers to the eligibility questions for accuracy; and that I understand what supporting documentation, if any, is required for submission and when it’s due. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No