Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney – Iron County

Iron County Full-Time Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Iron County is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. This is a full-time position with duties including analysis of warrant requests; conducting pretrial conferences, bench trials and jury trials; working with other law enforcement agencies for the drafting of search warrants; assisting with the County’s civil matters; and any other duties as assigned by the Prosecuting Attorney.

Hours: Position is salaried with benefits. Normal office hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM; however, evenings and weekends may be required as the work dictates.

Requirements: Position requires at a minimum a J.D. degree, licensure by and in good standing with the Michigan State Bar. Minimum 2 years criminal law experience and 2 years civil/municipal law experience is preferred. On call availability nights and weekends may be required. Applicants will be required to pass a criminal background check.

Salary: $50,000-$60,000, depending on experience, plus benefits including health, dental, vision, life, retirement and paid time off.

How to Apply: Please submit letter of interest, resume and 3 professional references via electronic mail in .pdf format to Sara Starr, Legal Secretary, at If your resume is to be considered confidential, please indicate so in your cover letter.

Deadline for applications: Open until filled.

Iron County Is an Equal Opportunity Employer.