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Criminal Law Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Saginaw, MI

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Company name

County of Saginaw

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Location

Saginaw, MI

Date Last Verified

Sep 18,2018

Posted on

Aug 03,2018

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Assistant prosecuting Attorney- Saginaw County The candidate should have preferable experience with felony cases. Under the daily supervision of the Prosecutor and Chief Assistant Prosecutor, will prosecute criminal cases including vertically prosecuting cases from investigation through trial. Interviews victims of crimes, complaints and law enforcement officials requesting warrants; determines appropriateness and authorizes warrants as deemed necessary. Analyze police reports, case investigation reports, laboratory reports, witness statements and identification to authorize or deny prosecutor proceedings. Decides whether an accused is charged with a crime and/or whether charges are reduced or dropped. Advises law enforcement officials within the county on legal matters related to investigations and procedures. Prepares Search Warrants. Assists police in field investigation when necessary or requested. Handles assignments in all courts which include: Circuit, District, and Juvenile Court. Prepares for trials and court proceedings by researching previous cases and applicable legislation; drafts briefs and legal memoranda in support of court arguments. Conducts criminal trials by introducing case, picking jury, presenting opening and closing arguments, examining and cross-examining witnesses, presenting evidence and arguing motions. Performs other related duties as assigned. Must be Graduate of an accredited law school and licensed to practice law in Michigan. Experience handling felony criminal and/or misdemeanor cases. Interviewing experience is preferred. Prosecution experience is also preferred.

Additional info

Submit resume with cover letter.

Company info

Christi Lopez
Office Manager
County of Saginaw
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48602