Job Details

Assistant County Attorney I

Company name

Butler County

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 11,2019

Valid Through

Sep 24,2019

Posted on

May 20,2019

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 51006 to 75749 Annually

Location

El Dorado, KS, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Assistant County Attorney I
The candidate will be responsible for the prosecution of adult felony, misdemeanor and traffic offenses, as well as juvenile offenses. Duties include: Accepts or rejects complaints from private citizens; Advises citizens as to their rights or refers them to other sources; Conducts research on specific points of law; Determines and files proper charges; Performs and assists in the preparation of appeals; Performs and assists in the preparation of motions; Prepares legal opinions; Prosecutes statutory misdemeanor violations, traffic and felony cases to the court or to a jury; Represents the state in Child In Need of Care cases, mental illness cases, domestic violence cases, juvenile offenders, drug abuse cases and habitual traffic violators; Selects juries, presents evidence, examines and cross-examines witnesses, assists in the preparation of instructions and presents final arguments in court; Prepares exhibits and evidence for presentation in court; Reviews journal entries and documents requiring action; Works with and provides education and training to law enforcement agencies, court service agencies and various groups; Performs other duties as deemed necessary or as required.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry is necessary. Ability to effectively litigate cases in a court of law is critica. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form is must. Knowledge of the rules of evidence and court proceedings is required. Should have skills in legal writing and research aptitude.
Deadline : June 16, 2019

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Butler County
201 West Pine
Suite 104,
El Dorado, KS 67042