|Date Opened||7/16/2022 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||Open until filled|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
The Loudoun County Commonwealth Attorney's Office seeks a full-time Senior Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney.
The selected candidate will be responsible for the management and prosecution of cases in General District and Circuit Courts. Manages felony caseload. Coordinates witnesses and follows investigative matters with law enforcement through the preliminary hearing stage. Evaluates and screens cases for disposal in District Court or indictment in Circuit Court. Provides performance direction, feedback, mentoring, coaching and training to staff. Promotes teamwork and collaboration.
The selected applicant must be:
• able to manage 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.
Salary Commensurate with Experience.
Requires a Juris Doctor Degree (JD) from an accredited law school and three (3) years of experience as a licensed practicing attorney; a license to practice in Virginia is required.
Preferred experience with jury trial and public relations experience in legal field related to assigned area and with extensive operational or administrative experience.
Must be licensed to practice law in Virginia. Must be a member in good standing with the Virginia State Bar (ability to obtain a waiver of admission within a reasonable time is also acceptable, but should not to exceed four (4) months). Continue legal education annually.
The successful candidate will undergo a criminal background check.
|Fill out the Application NOW using the Internet.||If you have questions about how to apply online, you may contact us by phone at (703) 777-0213 or email us at HR@loudoun.gov. EOE.|