|Date Opened||12/16/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||4/21/2020 11:00:00 AM|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
The Loudoun County Commonwealth Attorney's Office seeks a full-time Assistant Commonwealth Attorney. The selected candidate will be responsible for the management and prosecution of cases in the Juvenile and Domestic, General District and Circuit Courts.
Under the general direction of the designated supervisor, the Assistant Commonwealth Attorney prosecutes cases for the Commonwealth, and represents the Commonwealth in legal proceedings. Duties include advising law enforcement regarding charging documents, reviewing evidentiary documents, issuing subpoenas, interviewing and preparing witnesses, performing legal research, responding to pre-trial and post-trial motions, conducting trial strategy, coordination with the victim-witness case manager, litigating cases – bench and jury trials, sentencing hearings, probation violation hearings, show cause hearings, and post-trial appeals.
The selected applicant must be capable of: managing a heavy caseload; skilled at legal research and writing; able to work both independently and collaboratively in an office that values integrity, civility, initiative, sound judgment and skilled advocacy.