Assistant Criminal District Attorney – Misdemeanor

Description:  The Criminal District Attorney’s Office in Harrison County has an opening for a Misdemeanor Prosecutor.  Primary responsibilities include the prosecution of Class A, B, and C misdemeanors, JP Courts, as well as assist with felony prosecutions as needed.

Situated between Shreveport, LA (30 miles east) and Longview, TX (18 miles west), our office employs seven attorneys, two investigators and four members of support staff.  Because of the location and size of our office, prosecutors have a very active, versatile caseload, which allows prosecutors to gain meaningful experience in all aspects of criminal prosecution.

Minimum Qualifications:  Must be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and be in good standing with the State Bar.  Legal research skills preferred.  Selected applicant must pass a pre-employment background check and drug test.

Starting salary approximately $52,000 (including benefits)

Benefits:

Health & Dental Insurance

Vacation accrual for full-time employee

Personal days accrued for full-time employee

Sick time accrual for full-time employee

Contributing to Retirement at full-time rate of 1.8 to 1 match

Paid County Holidays

Office will provide training needed to maintain CLE certification at department approved conferences and/or seminars.  Office will also pay annual membership dues with Texas District & County Attorney Association.

Bar dues paid by the office.

Harrison County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please email resume to:
Jill Plemmons
Office Manager
Harrison County District Attorney Office
[email protected]