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Grade: 12

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.
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.
1 GS-12: In addition to meeting the basic educational requirements, you must possess at least 1 year of experience equivalent to the GS-11 level in the Federal Service. Choose the response that best describes your highest level of experience: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of professional law experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 level in the Federal Service conducting in-depth legal research; analyzing complex factual, technical and legal issues; drafting complex legal documents; and providing input to managers regarding the legal issues.
  • I do not have experience as listed above.

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.
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.
GS-13: Specialized experience includes analyzing complex legal issues affecting federal regulatory matters and questions of law and fact; conducting in-depth, complex legal research on authorities and precedents on points of law; reviewing position papers on controversial and complex issues, policy statements and guidance, rulemaking proceedings, public notices, briefing materials, data requests, and memoranda or reports outlining the facts and legal issues; writing detailed and complex documents to include briefs, issue papers and reports summaries with recommendations or conclusions.
1 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 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 2 years of professional law experience and at least 1 year of my experience included specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 level in the Federal service as listed above.
  • I do not have experience as listed above.

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.
GS-14: Specialized experience includes analyzing complex legal issues affecting federal regulatory matters and questions of law and fact and rendering opinions on such matters; directing and conducting in-depth, complex legal research on authorities and precedents on points of law; reviewing position papers on controversial and complex issues, policy statements and guidance, rulemaking proceedings, public notices, briefing materials, data requests, and memoranda or reports outlining the facts and legal issues; writing and reviewing complex documents to include briefs, issue papers and reports summaries with recommendations or conclusions.
1 GS-14: In addition to meeting the educational 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 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 3 years of professional law experience and at least 1 year of that experience was at or equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service as listed above.
  • I do not have experience as listed above.

Grade: All Grades

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.
2 Are you a U.S. citizen? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
    2.1 If you are not a US citizen you may be eligible for consideration if you meet one of the categories listed below. If you meet one of the categories, you are still subject to the requirements of immigration laws. You must provide documentation supporting your eligibility prior to being hired. For more information about citizenship requirements for Federal employment, please visit the Office of Personnel Management's website at http://www.usajobs.gov/ResourceCenter/Index/Interactive/NonCitizensEmployment#icc. Please choose the one response that represents your status:
    • I owe permanent allegiance to the United States (for example, natives of American Samoa and Swains Island);
    • I am lawfully admitted for permanent residence and seeking citizenship as outlined in 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)(B);
    • I am admitted as a refugee under 8 U.S.C. 1157 or have been granted asylum under 8 U.S.C. 1158 and have filed a declaration of intention to become lawful permanent resident and then citizen when eligible.
    • None of the above.
3 Are you a current employee of the Federal Communications Commission? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 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