Closing Date: 31st March, 2024


A Government Entity has an immediate opening for an attorney with over five years of experience in our Criminal Division or our Civil Division.

Essential Duties:
  • Represent The State of Texas in all matters handled by the DA's Office
  • Supervise other Assistant District Attorneys assigned to you
  • Review police reports and file or reject cases based on the evidence presented
  • Present cases to the Grand Jury
  • Interview victims, witnesses, and police officers
  • Provide legal advice to elected County officials and department heads
  • Review and negotiate contracts on behalf of Lubbock County
  • Defend civil claims asserted against Lubbock County, its elected officials, and employees
  • Attend all manner of court settings and hearings
  • Prepare civil and/or criminal cases for trial
  • Review and interpret both simple and complex legal issues
  • Efficiently manage a caseload in a fast-paced and rewarding environment
  • Maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, coworkers, and the general public

Position Requirements:
Qualifications: Applicant must possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school, must currently be licensed to practice law in The State of Texas, and must be in good standing with The State Bar of Texas. Applicant must also have a clean criminal history and be able to pass a drug test.