Assistant Prosecuting Attorney - Charlevoix County

Responsibilities: Serving at the discretion of the elected prosecuting attorney, duties may include juvenile, abuse and neglect, misdemeanor and felony matters, including review of reports, review and preparation of search warrants, interview and preparation of witnesses, authorization or rejection of charges, all aspects of cases including pretrial conferences, preparation of motions, briefs and pleadings and trial practice.

Education: Juris doctorate from an accredited law school and licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan.

Experience/Expertise needed: Prior prosecutorial and trial experience strongly preferred. Knowledge of criminal law, rules of evidence, court rules and rules of professional responsibility. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Willingness to follow office policies, high ethical standards, personally and professionally.

Starting salary: $45,900/year together with county benefits

To apply: Send cover letter, resume and legal references to Allen Telgenhof, Charlevoix County Prosecuting Attorney by e-mail to by November 25, 2020.

Charlevoix County is an equal opportunity employer