Assistant District Attorney

The District Attorney of Angelina County, Texas is currently accepting applications for the position of an Assistant District Attorney.  Responsibilities will involve all aspects of felony prosecution from intake through appeal, as well as a Child Protective Service docket and response to open records requests.

The Angelina County District Attorney’s Office is a six-attorney office with six support staff serving a county of approximately 85,000.  The county seat is Lufkin.  We have several active law enforcement agencies that file approximately 1,000 felonies per year.

The salary is $70,000 or more, depending on experience and qualifications.  Angelina County provides retirement, insurance, bar dues and MCLE plus vacation, sick leave and government holidays.  Candidates must have a J.D. from an accredited law school, must be licensed to practice law in the State of Texas, and must be in good standing with the State Bar.   Prior prosecution experience is strongly preferred, but other candidates may be considered.  Applicants must possess and maintain a valid Texas driver’s license.  Applicant must pass a pre-employment drug screen.

The position will remain open until filled.

Please email your resume to the address below.  Not all applicants will be contacted or interviewed.  For those selected, interviews will take place in late October through mid-November, 2018.  Applicants should be prepared to begin employment within two weeks of the hiring decision.

Joe Martin

Angelina County District Attorney

[email protected]