Senior Trial Prosecutor

The Angelina County District Attorney’s Office has an upcoming opening for a felony prosecutor who will serve as a Senior Trial Prosecutor in one of two district courts in the county.  Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years experience in criminal law with at least some of that experience as a trial prosecutor.  The Senior Trial Prosecutor will be responsible for the prosecution of higher degree felony offenses in the assigned court and will be responsible for the trial preparation and presentation of those cases.  The Senior Trial Prosecutor duties will also include prosecuting newly assigned cases from intake through disposition, reviewing and evaluating files currently pending in the office.  The Angelina County District Attorney’s Office is a fast-paced office that serves two active district courts.  The selected prosecutor will be expected to evaluate cases, contact victims, work with law enforcement agencies, negotiate pleas, and try appropriate cases to jury verdicts.  This position will be available after January 1, 2022. 

The base pay for this position is $85000.00 but a final pay amount will be based on qualifications and experience.  Applicants must be licensed and in good standing with the State Bar of Texas.  The position includes paid health insurance, retirement benefits through TDCRS, paid MCLE costs and bar dues. 

The Angelina County District Attorney’s Office is located in Lufkin, Texas. 

Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and references to via email to District Attorney Janet Cassels at [email protected].