Attorney IV – Public Defender Department - IRC003196

  • Dallas County
  • 133 North Riverfront Blvd Dallas, Texas 75202 9th floor
Full time Legal

Job Description

Job Description 
  • Provides a full range of legal services to indigent defendants in the assigned felony family, juvenile or mental health cases.  Services include case evaluation, legal advise, plea offers and respreseinting clients in jury trials, non-jury hearings, plea nogotiations and dismissals.  
  • Conducts legal research, drafts legal documents and interprets laws, rules and regulations.  
  • Received level of oversight, training and supervision based on experience and expertise in assigned area. 
Job Requirements:  
Graduation from an accredited law school with a license to practice law in the State of Texas.  Two (2) years (6) months experience practicing law required.
An extensive pre-employment background investigation will be conducted on all applicants who have been offered a position with Dallas County.  The hiring process involves successful completion of each step.  The steps include: Criminal History Review, Traffic Violations Record, Review of Personal History Statement and Documents and Physical Examination

Dallas County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Salary Range:  $88,639 min - $106,323 max