General Attorney (Non-Tax), GLS (Labor and Employment Law) – Department of the Treasury (IRS)


The Office of Chief Counsel, IRS, is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our General Legal Services (GLS) function and gain valuable experience in a legal environment specializing in labor and employment law. The Office of Chief Counsel’s mission is to serve America’s taxpayers fairly and with integrity by providing correct and impartial interpretation of the internal revenue laws and employing the highest quality legal advice and representation for the IRS.


As an Area Counsel Attorney for GLS, you will:

  • Provide legal advice on labor, employment, personnel, and EEO matters to the Office of the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Office of Chief Counsel (Counsel), and components reporting to those offices.
  • Provide legal representation to the IRS and Counsel in cases before administrative fora, such as the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), and in arbitrations stemming from the IRS and Counsel collective bargaining agreements.
  • Provide advisory opinions and advice, both written and oral, on issues arising from labor-personnel and equal employment opportunity (EEO) matters, the interpretation of civil service laws and regulations, government representation, the Federal Torts Claim Act, and other related “non-tax” matters.


Application Deadline: August 19, 2019