Job Description

Job Summary

About the Agency

This is a full-time position with the Office of the Legal Counsel at the Supreme Court of the United States in Washington, D.C.

Closing Date: Friday, 04/21/2017, 11:59 PM EST


The Supreme Court's Staff Counsel assists the Legal Counsel in providing assistance to the Justices on a variety of case-related issues and legal services to the Court as an institution. Staff Counsel provides the Justices with advice on motions and petitions arising under the Court's original jurisdiction. Staff Counsel provides legal services to the Court, including on contract issues, employment matters, ethics, intellectual property issues, legislation, litigation, proposed rule amendments, and special projects. The position does not entail working with the Justices on the Court's opinions. A commitment of two years is expected.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No