Assistant District Attorney – Felony

Navarro County Criminal District Attorney’s Office

Opening: Felony Prosecutor

The Navarro County Criminal District Attorney’s Office is growing and we are seeking applications for a full-time felony prosecutor position.  The selected candidate will be part of a three-attorney team assigned to one of two Felony courts.  Prosecutors handle all aspects of felony prosecution including case intake, bond hearings, plea negotiations, trial preparation, jury/bench trials, probation revocation hearings and appeals.  The candidate may also be responsible for handling juvenile cases, liaison with law enforcement and representing the State in Navarro County’s new Drug Recovery Court.   

Our office functions as a team where attorneys gain valuable trial experience in a fast-paced environment.  This is an excellent position for those who want to gain trial experience and desire to begin or continue a career in criminal prosecution. 

Our office is located in Corsicana, recently featured in the new Travel Texas Ad Campaign, and known for, among other things, Navarro College, featured on the Netflix series, “CHEER”, the Original Collin Street Bakery and the 41,000-plus-acre Richland-Chambers Lake.  Corsicana is 50 miles south of Dallas and east of Waco.  Starting salary range is between $70,000 and $77,000 and is negotiable depending upon experience.  Benefits include a county retirement plan, healthcare, bar dues, and CLE.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctorate or equivalent from an ABA-accredited Law School. 
  • Licensed and in good standing with the Texas State Bar.
  • A desire to try jury trials.
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to ethical prosecution.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • An ability to get along with co-workers, judges, defense attorneys, law enforcement and the public.

Preferred candidates will have 1-3 years of prior prosecution experience, or have interned in a District Attorney’s Office during law school.

Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter, resume and references to:

First Assistant District Attorney Andrew Wolf

300 W. 3rd Ave., Suite 301

Corsicana, Texas 75110

Email: [email protected]