Misdemeanor Prosecutor

Location: McKinney/Collin 

COLLIN COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE

Starting Salary: $62,524 per year

JOB DESCRIPTION

Collin County is seeking candidates for the position of Misdemeanor Prosecutor.  This position assists in management of daily docket by processing pleas and plea negotiations, handling routine pretrial court appearances, managing court calendar, preparing for and conducting writ hearings, filing and responding to oral and written court motions. Prepares for and conducts trial procedures by presenting and defending motions to suppress and respond to discovery requests, conducting various pretrial hearings, interviewing witnesses, organizing case file for trial, conducting scene investigations, preparing trial exhibits, reviewing evidence and conducting voir dire examinations.  Tries misdemeanor cases to verdict in jury trials and trials before the court.  Performs all ancillary tasks.  Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Chief of the Misdemeanor Trial Division.

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from an accredited law school
Member in good standing with the State Bar of Texas
*Prior internship experience with the Collin County District Attorney’s Office is preferred but not required. 

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Please email cover letter and resume to Misdemeanor Division Chief, Kim Laseter: [email protected]