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City of Dallas City Attorney's Office

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Job title: Assistant City Attorney/Municipal Prosecutor
Job location: Dallas, TX 75201 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 05/01/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: Salary is $57,435 plus benefits.
The position will remain open until filled.
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Job Classification


Job Category:Legal/Court

Job Description


Job description:
The Dallas City Attorney’s Office is seeking energetic attorneys for its municipal prosecution section. Each applicant must have an interest in criminal prosecution, be a self-starter, hardworking, prompt, organized, and possess the ability to manage a fast paced court docket each day.

Duties include prosecuting city ordinance offenses, Texas Transportation Code offenses and Texas Penal Code Class “C” misdemeanor offenses in Dallas Municipal Court. Duties also include court preparation, researching relevant case law, arguing, filing and responding to motions filed with the court and occasional minor appellate work.

Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and have at least one year of experience as a practicing attorney. Applicants must also possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

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