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Rockingham County, NH

Assistant County Attorney

**Position open until filled**
$68,827.20 – $96,366.40 Annually
Brentwood, NH
Job Type
County Attorney Staff
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Join our team as an Assistant County Attorney for the Rockingham County Attorney’s office. Enjoy fantastic benefits, generous paid time off and the opportunity to work alongside accomplished professionals. Be a part of an organization you can be proud of.

Scope of Position:

Seeks justice with professionalism, excellence and pride, consistent with the New Hampshire Rules of Professional Conduct, American Bar Association and National District Attorney’s Association guidelines, as a criminal prosecutor with a concentration in Superior Court.

Example of duties

  • Acts as counsel for the State of New Hampshire in criminal matters.
  • Works closely with Victim/Witness Coordinators to ensure that all witnesses/victims are properly informed, prepared and supported throughout the prosecution process.
  • Drafts indictments, complaints and pleadings.
  • Researches pertinent case law, decisions and legislation.
  • Presents investigations and cases to the Grand Jury; conducts Bench trials, Jury trials and all required hearings related to the assigned caseload.

Typical qualifications

  • Juris Doctor from accredited law school.
  • 3 years of experience in criminal prosecution, preferred.
  • Must be admitted into the New Hampshire Bar Association.

Supplemental Information

 Equal Employment Opportunity.

 Mandatory post offer physical, drug and alcohol testing for new hire.  Criminal records check required.