Assistant Prosecuting Attorney – Kalkaska County

Kalkaska County is seeking a licensed attorney to fill the role of Assistant Prosecutor.

Job Description: Works under the direction of the elected prosecutor to perform essential
prosecutorial functions. Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing police reports and making charging decisions
  • Appearing in Circuit, District, and Probate Court as needed
  • Engaging in plea negotiations
  • Preparing for and conducting jury trials
  • Researching, writing, and arguing various motions
  • Answering questions from law enforcement about legal issues

Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited law school, licensed to practice law in the State
of Michigan. Prior experience in criminal law is preferred, but not required. This is a full time, in
person position.

Compensation: $63,000 annual salary plus benefits (including medical, dental, vision, and
retirement benefits)

To Apply: Send résumé and cover letter to:

Ryan Ziegler
605 N Birch St
Kalkaska, MI 49646

Or e-mail to

For questions, please call the Kalkaska Prosecutor’s Office at 231-258-3325, or e-mail to