Lebanon County Assistant District Attorney
Position: Assistant District Attorney
Location: 400 S. 8th Street, Room 11, Lebanon, PA 17042
Hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM, Monday-Friday; however, hours of work are at the discretion of the District Attorney
Salary Range: Negotiable based upon experience.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
The primary purpose of this position is to perform legal work in prosecuting criminal cases in the District Attorney’s Office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: reviewing cases for possible criminal prosecution; preparing and trying criminal cases; interviewing witnesses; preparing and responding to motions and briefs; conducting research; attending various court proceedings including preliminary and pretrial hearings, sentencings and post-conviction proceedings; advising police officers and citizens regarding a wide variety of information pertaining to criminal law and procedures, as well as other duties as assigned by the District Attorney.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
Preferred candidates will have experience in the practice of law, including some experience in trial work, and graduation from an accredited law school, or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Good knowledge of the principles of civil and criminal law, methods and practices of pleading, judicial procedures, rules of evidence, and the ability to analyze, appraise and organize facts and evidence within a case is also required. Candidates must be able to effectively communicate such material in a clear and logical form, as well have the interpersonal and professional skills necessary in a court-related and time-sensitive field. Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resumé, references, and writing sample to:
Pier Hess Graf, District Attorney
Lebanon County District Attorney’s Office
400 South Eighth Street, Room 11
Lebanon, PA 17042
An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer