Justice Dept. advertising attorney vacancies

Issue February 2012

The U.S. Department of Justice -- the world's largest law office, with more than 10,000 attorneys nationwide -- has numerous openings for attorneys.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply, but due to temporary funding restrictions, the department may not be able to fill all of the currently advertised positions.

To learn more about the U.S. Department of Justice and its legal careers, as well as the current openings, go to

In addition, more than 1,800 volunteer legal interns serve in DOJ components and U.S. attorneys' offices throughout the country every year.

Law students interested in a DOJ volunteer internship should go to