Staffed with over 200 career attorneys in offices across the country, the USPS Law Department provides top-quality, in-house legal representation to the United States Postal Service, an independent establishment of the executive branch.

The Law Department effectively functions as a large law firm with an enormously varied practice. Attorneys for the Postal Service practice in many areas, including: labor and employment, commercial, torts, economic regulation, finance, contracts, intellectual property, real estate, legislation, administrative, international, information, government ethics, and consumer protection law.