Assistant Prosecuting Attorney- Branch County

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney – Branch County

General job duties may include:  Review and authorize requests for warrants, and  prosecute  Misdemeanor criminal cases,  Juvenile matters, Abuse and/or Neglect matters, as well as motions and other formal hearings.  Applicant will be required to negotiate plea agreements, in accordance with office philosophy, but will be given freedom to make independent decisions.  Applicant must be proficient in research and legal writing, and will be required to review reports and search warrants, and advise law enforcement on legal issues.

Requirements:

*Minimum 1 year criminal or family court (abuse/neglect) experience.

*Graduation from accredited law school and Membership in good standing with the         Michigan Bar.

Starting salary: $65,521 and comprehensive benefit package. This is a full time position.

Application deadline:  Until filled

Please submit cover letter, resume, and legal writing sample via email to vwhite@countyofbranch.com or by fax 517/279-6437.

 

 

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