Assistant County Attorney – CPS

The Angelina County Attorney’s Office has an opening for an assistant county attorney.  The primary focus of the position will be representing the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services in cases of child abuse and neglect (CPS cases) in Angelina County, Texas.  Duties for the position will include all aspects of civil litigation on behalf of the Department, including trial and appeal.  Additional civil and criminal duties may also be assigned from time to time.

Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the state of Texas and in good standing with the State Bar of Texas.  Experience is preferred but not required.  

The current salary for the position is $64,471.00.  The salary will increase to $67,551.00 on January 1, 2022.  The position carries full county benefits, including retirement, paid vacation, and health insurance.  Bar dues, TDCAA membership and CLE are also included.

This position is available beginning October 25, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, a resume and references to Cary Kirby, Angelina County Attorney, at [email protected]  or at the following mailing address: P.O. Box 1845, Lufkin, Texas 75902.