The United States Attorney's Office prosecutes federal criminal offenses, and prosecutes and defends the interests of the United States in civil cases. The United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Wisconsin is located in Madison, Wisconsin.
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As the federal agency whose mission is to ensure the fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans, the Department of Justice is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. To build and retain a workforce that reflects the diverse experiences and perspectives of the American people, we welcome applicants from the many communities, identities, races, ethnicities, backgrounds, abilities, religions, and cultures of the United States who share our commitment to public service.
The United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Wisconsin is looking for a highly-qualified and experienced prosecutor to fill a full-time limited term position as an Assistant United States Attorney (“AUSA”) in its Criminal Division.
This AUSA position will prosecute federal crimes, with an emphasis on white collar crimes, including investment fraud, tax crimes, bank fraud, and bankruptcy offenses.
This is a limited term position, with appointment on a 14 month (temporary) basis. This position may be extended or made permanent without further competition.
Initial appointment is conditioned upon a satisfactory pre-employment adjudication. This includes fingerprint, credit and tax checks, and drug testing. In addition, continued employment is subject to a favorable adjudication of a background investigation.
All applicants must be U.S. Citizens. Applicants must possess a J.D. degree, be an active member of the bar (any jurisdiction), and have at least 4 years post-J.D. legal experience, which may include a judicial law clerkship.
Applicants must have: (1) four years of experience as an attorney, including significant experience in prosecuting white collar crimes; and (2) strong analytical skills, including strong research and computer skills. Applicants must also possess excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, good judgment, and the ability to work in a supportive, professional manner with other attorneys, support staff, investigators, and client agencies. Applicants must have a demonstrated capacity to function, with minimal guidance, in a highly demanding environment.
Interested persons should address a cover letter and resume, both in pdf format, to the attention of United States Attorney John W. Vaudreuil, and send their cover letter and resume to: email@example.com.
Applicants should familiarize themselves and comply with the relevant rules of professional conduct regarding any possible conflicts of interest in connection with their applications. In particular, please notify this Office if you currently represent clients or adjudicate matters in which this Office is involved and/or you have a family member who is representing clients or adjudicating matters in which this Office is involved so that we can evaluate any potential conflict of interest or disqualification issue that may need to be addressed under those circumstances.