The United States Attorney's Office, Middle District of Tennessee, is located in Nashville, Tennessee. The United States Attorneys Office prosecutes federal criminal offenses, litigates affirmative civil fraud and enforcement actions, and defends the U.S. Governments interest in civil cases. The office seeks to maintain the highest standards of excellence in the enforcement of federal laws and the representation of the United States. More information about the United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Tennessee is available at http://www.justice.gov/usao/districts/tnm.html
The Middle District of Tennessee is currently seeking applicants to fill an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) position in the Criminal Division. The successful applicant will be responsible for the investigation and prosecution of the complex cases typically requiring significant federal prosecution experience. In this position, you will be provided an opportunity to work on some of the most significant, complex and visible cases being litigated today. As part of a dedicated team, you will be responsible for prosecuting criminal cases involving either violent crime, firearms, narcotics or fraud and white collar crime, among other program areas.
The United States Attorney's Office seeks highly qualified applicants with demonstrated strong advocacy and trial skills and excellent academic and professional credentials to serve as a federal prosecutor. Applicants must possess a J.D. degree, be an active member in good standing of the bar (any jurisdiction), and have at least three years of post-J.D. experience as an attorney. Appointment is subject to FBI background investigation, including credit, arrest, reference and drug inquiries. Applicants must have a demonstrated ability to function as a Criminal litigator, with minimal guidance, in a highly demanding environment. Applicants also must demonstrate: (1) the ability to quickly, accurately and precisely articulate the critical issues in a case; (2) superior oral and writing skills; (3) strong research and interpersonal skills; (4) good judgment; (5) excellent communication and courtroom skills; and (6) the ability to work in a supportive and professional manner with other attorneys, support staff and law enforcement agencies.
Interested applicants should send a resume to:
Dawn Woodside Administrative Services Specialist (HR) 110 9th Avenue South, Suite A-961 Nashville, Tennessee 37203
Or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
•Required - Your resume showing relevant experience and dates of employment (include day/month/year) and references (cover letter optional).
•Required, if applicable - A recent copy of an SF-50 (Notification of Personnel Action), showing title, series, grade, and current salary; and a copy of your most recent performance appraisal.
•Required, if applicable - Veterans' Preference documentation such as a DD-214 or VA Letter (see Benefits and Other Information section for details).
Please do not submit writing samples, will be requested if needed
No telephone calls please.
Please do not fax your applications, faxed applications will not be considered.
All applications are due by Close of Business (5pm) on the deadline date by mail or email.