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The Office of General Counsel (OGC) of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) provides legal advice and policy counsel to the Director of the CIA (DCIA) and other CIA officers on a variety of legal issues, to include intelligence and national security law; procurement and acquisition law; employment and personnel law; government ethics; fiscal law; general administrative law; privacy and civil liberties, and legislative affairs.
- Providing legal advice and policy counsel to CIA leadership on complex areas of law affecting the CIA’s duties and responsibilities under authorities including the National Security Act, the CIA Act, and Executive Orders.
- Conducting legal research and analysis on sensitive matters.
- Providing training on a variety of laws and policies affecting CIA personnel, including but not limited to collection of intelligence, employment and anti-discrimination laws, and government ethics.
- Maintaining productive working relationships with other Intelligence Community elements, federal agencies, congressional committees, and use these relationships to further the mission of the CIA.
- Government contract formation (including detailed reviews of solicitation and evaluation documents for source selections);
- Data rights and other intellectual property issues;
- Commercial terms and conditions review for government acceptance;
- Procurement integrity and organizational conflict of interest issues;
- Litigation (primarily bid protests, but also disputes/claims);
- Cost accounting issues;
- Service Contract Labor Standards and Davis-Bacon Act requirements;
- At the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), we recognize our Nation’s strength comes from the diversity of its people.
- People from a broad range of backgrounds and viewpoints work at CIA, and our diverse teams are the reason we can keep our country safe.
- Strong client-counseling skills
- Ability to meet the minimum requirements for joining CIA, including U.S. citizenship and a background investigation
Qualification & Experience:
- Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an ABA-accredited law school
- Active bar membership from any of the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or the US Virgin Islands and current certificate(s) of good standing
- Minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience within the US Government, in private practice, or as in-house counsel
Company: Central Intelligence Agency
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A