Family Violence Prosecutor

The Van Zandt County Criminal District Attorney’s Office is adding an attorney dedicated to prosecuting family violence cases.  The case load will include both felony and misdemeanor assault, impeding breath, aggravated assault and some sexual assault cases that meet the definition of family violence under the Family Code.  The responsibilities will include handling the assigned cases from intake through grand jury presentation, pretrial, negotiation, trial and appeal when necessary. 

The Van Zandt County Criminal District Attorney’s Office prides itself on excellence and teamwork.  Our attorneys and support staff are a unified group who value each other and the work we do on behalf of this community.  We work hard, produce a good product and guard our positive environment.  We serve a population of 55,000 about an hour east of Dallas. 

We are seeking someone with a license to practice in Texas, experience in criminal law and a desire to join our team.  Salary commensurate with experience, up to $65,000.00 per year.  Benefits include fully paid health insurance, retirement with generous matching, vacation/sick leave, paid bar dues, TDCAA dues, CLE and incentives for specialization. 

Send resume to [email protected].