Assistant County and District Attorney

Department:                                  Lamar County and District Attorney

Immediate Supervisor:                  County and District Attorney

The Lamar County and District Attorney’s Office is seeking applications for a full time misdemeanor and felony prosecutor position.  The selected candidate will handle all aspects of misdemeanor prosecution including case intake, plea negotiations, jury/bench trials, and probation revocation hearings.  The candidate may also be assigned a felony caseload, dependent upon experience and/or performance.  There are no appellate duties required of this position.  At least one year previous experience in criminal law is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.

Our office is located in Paris, TX, approximately 90 miles northeast of the D/FW metro area; Lamar County has an estimated population of 50,000.  Lamar County is an excellent place to live and work and the community strongly supports our local law enforcement. 

Salary begins at $60,000, depending on experience  Benefits include a county retirement plan, health insurance, bar dues, and CLE. 

Submit resume and cover letter via email to First Assistant DA Ben Kaminar at [email protected].