Federal Government Job Search Resources
LINKS TO FEDERAL DEPARTMENTS & AGENCIES
Links to the websites of various departments and agencies of the federal government. For more information on the departments & agencies listed here, see the appendix of the Federal Legal Employment Opportunities Guide.
FEDERAL CAREERS FOR ATTORNEYS VIA WESTLAW
This section of Westlaw's Law Student Jobs Online page provides detailed descriptions of federal agencies that employ attorneys along with links to relevant web pages on those agencies' websites. Additionally, you can search the database to find federal agencies' regional offices located around the country and around the world and can search by over 100 practice areas to find the agencies which need lawyers with certain practice specializations. To access this directory, log into your Westlaw account, and go to Home>Career Focus>Law Student Jobs Online>Federal Careers for Attorneys.
Information for students and alums interested in applying for judicial clerkships.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE LEGAL CAREERS
Opportunities for law students, entry-level attorneys, and experienced attorneys.
GUIDE TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
A guide to U.S. DOJ opportunities for law students and experienced attorneys.
The federal government's official job posting website.
PRESIDENTIAL MANAGEMENT FELLOWS PROGRAM
The purpose of the PMF Program is to attract to the Federal Government graduates from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a commitment to leadership and management of public policies and programs.
POLICY-RELATED JOB RESOURCES
Resources for identifying and applying to policy-related jobs in Washington, DC and beyond.
MAKING THE DIFFERENCE
A website advertising jobs with the federal government.
A great online community for those interested in government work.
GOVERNMENT SECURITY CLEARANCE INFORMATION
An overview of security clearance policies for some government agencies.