Friday , January 27 2023

Health and Human Services Careers – General Attorney Advisor

Website U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Job Description:

This position is located in the Department of Health And Human Services, Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services, Office of the General Counsel, headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts depositions and all other discovery of adverse witnesses and performs cross examination during formal proceedings;
  • Attends pretrial and pre-hearing conferences and presents all required motions, statements, summaries, and witness lists;
  • Examine and prepare appropriate response to complaints and hearing requests;
  • Negotiates directly with opposing counsel regarding offers of settlements;
  • Prepares in writing and orally presents legal and factual arguments and required motions.
  • Prepares the answers, motions, affidavits, briefs, or other pleadings appropriate to the defense of the cases for filing in the courts or administrative tribunals in conformity with applicable rules and regulations.

Job Requirements:

  • Documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS “E-Verify” System.
  • All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choice.
  • Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service –
  • Financial disclosure statement may be required.
  • U.S. Citizenship required
  • All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date.
  • Suitable for federal employment
  • Two year trial period may be required.
  • Appointment will be subject to the applicant’s successful completion of a background security investigation and favorable adjudication. All information concerning qualifications is subject to investigation.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: McAllen, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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