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Grade: 13

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
1 You must meet the minimum basic educational requirements for Attorney positions. Choose the one answer that best describes your educational background required for an Attorney position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a JD, LL.B., and/or LL.M.
  • I do not possess any of the degrees listed above.
Specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 include: 1. Experience interpreting communication laws, statutes, regulations and/or rule making documents; 2. Skill analyzing legal issues, identifying potential problems and proposing solutions; 3. Experience preparing legal documents to include briefs, issue papers, and report summaries; 4. Ability to communicate legal issues/positions.
2 GS-13: In addition to meeting the basic education requirements, you must possess at least two years of professional law experience and at least one year of that experience must be at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Choose the response that best describes your level of experience: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least two years of professional law experience and at least one year of my experience includes performing 2 or more of the above listed tasks on a regular and recurring basis.
  • My experience does not meet the above description.
3 Do you have experience drafting, under extreme time constraints, policy-related proceedings that involve large, complex records and frequently changing priorities? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have experience gathering the input of technical staff to incorporate into Congressional, Regulatory or related policy statements, rulemaking document and other decisional documents?
Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 14

Professional law experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position to be filled.
Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
Specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 include: 1. Experience interpreting communication laws, statutes, regulations and/or rule making documents; 2. Skill analyzing legal issues, identifying potential problems and proposing solutions; 3. Experience preparing legal documents to include briefs, issue papers, and report summaries with analysis and recommendations; 4. Ability to communicate legal issues/positions while representing the Bureau in meetings with both internal stakeholders for the purpose of providing, receiving, persuading or negotiating legal positions.
1 GS-14: In addition to meeting the basic education requirements, you must possess at least three years of professional law experience and at least one year of that experience must be at or equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service. Choose the response that best describes your level of experience: Answer to this question is required
  • 1. I have at least three years of professional law experience and at least 1 year of my experience is at or equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal Service performing the above tasks.
  • My experience does not meet the above description.
2 Do you have experience handling, under extreme time constraints, policy-related proceedings that involve large, complex records and frequently changing priorities? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3

Do you have experience incorporating the input of technical staff into Congressional, Regulatory or related policy statements, rulemaking document and other decisional documents?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 15

Professional law experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position to be filled.
Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.

Specialized experience equivalent to the GS-14 include: 1. Experience interpreting communication laws, statutes, regulations and/or rule making documents; 2. Skill analyzing legal issues, identifying potential problems and proposing solutions; 3. Experience preparing legal documents (e.g., briefs, issue papers, and report summaries with analysis and recommendations; 4. Ability to communicate legal issues/positions while representing the Bureau in meetings with both internal stakeholders for the purpose of providing, receiving, persuading or negotiating legal positions; and 5. Providing advice, guidance, direction and leadership to other attorneys or professionals in meetings, discussions, or legal proceedings.

 

1 GS-15: In addition to meeting the educational requirements, you must possess at least four years of professional law experience and at least one year of that experience must be at or equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal Service. Choose the one response that best describes your highest level of experience: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least 4 years of professional law experience and at least 1 year of that experience was at or equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service performing the above listed tasks on a recurring basis.
  • I do not have the experience as listed above.
2 Do you have experience managing, under extreme time constraints, policy-related proceedings that involve large, complex records and frequently changing priorities? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3

Do you have experience synthesizing and conveying technical content in Congressional, Regulatory or related policy statements, rulemaking document and other decisional documents?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: All Grades

1 I am a member in good standing of the bar of a state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 You must meet the minimum basic educational requirements for Attorney positions. Choose the one answer that best describes your educational background required for an Attorney position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a professional law degree (J.D., LL.B., and/or LL.M.).
  • I do not possess any degrees as listed above