The U.S. Attorney’s Office, Western District of Louisiana, currently has the following vacancies. For more details, please click on the position in which you are interested to review the vacancy announcement and follow the instructions identified on how to apply:

Volunteer Summer Law Intern Program:  The Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney’s Office is recruiting for at least 3 positions in the Lafayette office.   The following link provides additional information about the opportunity and how to apply:  http://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/job/law-student-volunteer-summer-17

The office is also recruiting for positions in the Shreveport Office.  This link provides you additional information about these positions.  http://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/job/law-student-volunteer-summer-16.

Please reference the appropriate vacancy number and location in which you are interested when applying. 


CIVIL ASSISTANT U.S. ATTORNEY VACANCY:  The Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney’s Office is recruiting for one (1) Civil AUSA position in the Lafayette office. The Civil Division attorneys represent the United States in civil cases across a broad variety of practice areas. They handle all aspects of civil litigation where the United States is a defendant as well as affirmative cases in which the United States seeks to recover damages or civil penalties. The Civil Division also includes the Financial Litigation Unit which seeks to recover money owed to the United States.  Interested applicants should go to the following website to obtain additional  information about this opportunity: http://www.justice.gov/legal-careers/job/assistant-united-states-attorney-111.  The announcement provides instructions on how to apply for this position

For further information, interested parties should contact the HR Office at (318) 676-3600.

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