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Criminal Law Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Sacramento, CA

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Company name

California District Attorneys Association

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Sacramento, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 02,2018

Posted on

Mar 12,2018

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Circuit Prosecutor The candidate will carry-out legal research, draft basic motions and legal pleadings, handle civil and criminal matters, travel to make court appearances including bench and jury trials in designated Circuit Prosecutor counties. Assists the Chief Executive Officer and Assistant Chief Executive Officer in implementing the policies and directives of the office Board of Directors. Embraces office mission and Statement of Values and Code of Ethics. Follows office’s policies and procedures. Adheres to office’s personal appearance policy. Analyze, prepare and/or litigate project-based cases presented by state and county agencies and prosecute violators under the supervision of office and California’s District Attorneys. Maintain a current awareness and knowledge of the state of the law and technology regarding project based topics. Provide education and training to regulators, law enforcement officers and prosecutors throughout the state. Provide advice, direction and motivation to regulators and enforcement personnel to properly prepare and refer cases to designated District Attorney Offices. Provide research assistance and support in environmental/worker safety matters for District Attorneys. Examine and evaluate evidence, and investigative reports. With supervision, determine case disposition and negotiate settlements. Prepare pleadings, briefs, and points and authorities. Prosecute both civil and criminal cases in trial courts Other duties as assigned. Must have Juris Doctor Degree and active membership in the California State Bar. Should have knowledge-base in the specialty field to which the circuit prosecutor is assigned. Prior experience in environmental prosecution is preferred. Knowledge of current office practices and procedures including current computer software, as well as other common office equipment is needed.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
California District Attorneys Association
731 K Street
Third Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814