Attorney – Violence Against Women

JOB POSTING

ATTORNEY, VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

The Human Resources Department is currently accepting applications for an Attorney, Violence Against Women with the Comal County Criminal District Attorney’s Office. Interested public and all county employees may apply by clicking on the following link: www.COMALJOBS.com. Job qualifications are listed below:


JOB SUMMARY:
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Felony Prosecutor, the Violence Against Women Attorney handles cases involving victims of sexual assault, stalking, and intimate partner/family violence crimes. This position requires a thorough knowledge of all phases of criminal prosecution and law enforcement procedures, as well as civil proceedings concerning protective orders. This individual is responsible for the prosecution of adult domestic and sexual violence, misdemeanor and felony offenders in all the County Courts at Law and the District Courts. This individual has daily contact with the public and is responsible for assisting the Criminal District Attorney with trying cases and handling criminal law matters involving domestic violence and/or sexual violence against women.

* This a grant funded position in effect from October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2021.

SALARY: E13 – $80,000/annually
CLOSING DATE: Monday, November 30, 2020 at 5:00PM

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate has a Bachelor’s degree (BA) from a four-year College or university and a J.D. (law) degree. The individual should possess a thorough working knowledge of law enforcement and court procedures and practices. One (1) year experience is required. Must pass criminal background check, and complete/pass a drug screen.

Application must be made through the Comal County Human Resources Department by clicking on the following link: www.COMALJOBS.com.

APPLICATIONS MANDATORY AND AVAILABLE ONLINE

http://www.co.comal.tx.us/HR.htm

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