Job Details

Deputy District Attorney I

Company name

Douglas County District Attorney's

Organization Type


Job Type



USD 54828


Roseburg, OR

Date Last Verified

Mar 01,2018

Posted on

Feb 28,2018
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Deputy District Attorney I The candidate reviews criminal cases, determines all investigation is complete, reviews and selects appropriate witnesses, interviews witnesses, interviews victims, conducts legal research. Review incoming police reports and determine if a crime occurred and prosecution is appropriate, draft legal documents, file formal charges. Participate in all court hearings and all pre-trial motions; prepare and present cases for adjudication and/or trial. Advise law enforcement officials regarding procedural questions; participate in case investigation and evidence evaluation. Advise and consult with other staff, law enforcement and medical staff on criminal matters, court policies and procedures, options in prosecution and disposition. Attend educational conferences, seminars and meetings. Must have Doctor of Jurisprudence degree. Should be a member of the Oregon Bar Association and possess a valid Oregon driver's license. Knowledge of Oregon Revised Statutes, case law and administrative rules dealing with the criminal law and related areas; knowledge of the duties and responsibilities of the District Attorney/s Office; knowledge of the principles, methods and practices of legal research and investigation; knowledge of judicial procedure and rules of evidence; ability to plan, prepare, present and conduct case strategies for criminal or civil cases; Ability to interpret and explain case law, statutes, ordinances and procedures; ability to manage heavy case loads and maintain appropriate records, logs and case files; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the general public and the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing is required.

Additional info

Position #2018-00015

Company info

Lisa Thompson
Human Resources
Douglas County District Attorney's
PO Box 1006
1036 SE Douglas , Rm 204
Roseburg, OR 97470
Phone: 541-957-4891

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