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Allen County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorneys
 

The Allen County Prosecutor's Office in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is hiring both entry-level and experienced deputy prosecuting attorneys with an interest in criminal law. We are looking for motivated, team-oriented individuals with excellent written and oral communication skills. Our office is a growing team of 30 lawyers of varying experience levels. Allen County is the place to be if you really want to be a trial attorney. Our courts consistently rank amongst the busiest in the state for trials. If you are a new attorney, we will help you hone the skills you learned in trial advocacy class or moot court. If you are an experienced attorney, you will have the opportunity to strengthen your trial skills.

Our felony deputies practice in one of the most beautiful historic courthouses in the country. Many of our deputy prosecutors are participating in federal student loan forgiveness programs and can help you work through the requirements. Allen County offers a full benefit package and our starting salary is more than competitive with any prosecutor's office in Indiana.

Fort Wayne is the second largest city in Indiana and one of the fastest growing communities in the state with one of the lowest costs of living. Our downtown area is experiencing a rebirth with several new residential, shopping, entertainment and dining options and more on the way. We have an established arts scene and our Children's Zoo has been ranked the best in the country. We are also consistently among the top five U.S cities for minor league sports.

Please send resume and cover letters to:

Robyn Niedzwiecki
Chief of Staff
Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
602 South Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Fax: 260-449-8699
Email: Robyn.Niedzwiecki@acpao.org

 

Clark County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

The Clark County Prosecuting Attorney is seeking a full-time deputy prosecuting attorney to work in Jeffersonville, Indiana. This deputy prosecutor will be primarily responsible for prosecuting misdemeanor and Level 6 felony cases in an extremely fast-paced, high-volume court.

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence degree and a license to practice law in the state of Indiana.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as proficient computer skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and work well with others as a team player.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a large volume of work.

The salary is commensurate with experience, and county benefits are available. Please email a resume, cover letter, and references to:

Jeremy Mull
Clark County Prosecuting Attorney
jmull@co.clark.in.us

 

 

Elkhart County

IV-D Office Manager

Elkhart County Prosecuting Attorney, Vicki Elaine Becker, is seeking interested applicants for a Child Support Office Manager position.  The preferred candidate is self-motivated to achieve professional improvement and confident in an ability to surpass high expectations for performance and leadership in the area of child support.  Position assists the Child Support Administration Manager in managing the day-to-day functions of the IV-D program and staff to ensure child support cases are processed pursuant to federal guidelines.  Duties include, but are not limited to, court calendar scheduling, assisting with hiring new employees and managing child support performance measures. 

Job requirements:

  • Associate degree or 18 months of post high school training in office administration or other clerical management skills
  • Two to five years in a position involving supervision of clerical or secretarial support staff. Previous experience in child support enforcement preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Pre-employment background check will be required

Hourly par range for position is $17.33 to $20.79 depending on experience. This is a full-time position with county benefits.

Letters of interest and resumes may be submitted to:

Carrie Andrews
Business Manager
Elkhart County Prosecutor's Office
301 S. Main Street, Suite 100
Elkhart IN 46516
Or via email candrews@elkhartpa.com

 

Henry County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

The Henry County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office is seeking a qualified individual for a Deputy Prosecutor position. The position will start immediately. The position will include prosecuting infraction and misdemeanor cases. The position will also involve working with police on investigations, including taking calls and occasionally responding to scenes/investigations on evenings and/or weekends as well as being the on call Prosecutor in a scheduled rotation. Prosecuting experience and willingness to relocate to Henry County are preferred, but not required. Starting salary is $43,430.00 plus county benefits.

 

Please send resume and cover letter to:
Joseph J. Bergacs
Henry County Prosecutor’s Office
1215 Race Street, Suite 250
New Castle, IN 47362
Or email to: joe.bergacs@co.henry.in.us

 

Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council (the IPAC)

Legislative Liaison

The Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council (the IPAC) seeks qualified applicants to join its staff as a Legislative Liaison.

The IPAC is an independent judicial branch agency that assists in the coordination of the duties of the prosecuting attorneys of the state and their staffs. Additionally, the IPAC provides expert assistance to members of the Indiana General Assembly when it considers public safety legislation. The IPAC Legislative Liaison plans, develops, and coordinates all agency legislative activities and leads other staff members as they monitor legislative initiatives.

 

The IPAC Legislative Liaison

  • Develops, proposes, and implements the IPAC’s strategic legislative plans in concert and in support of the IPAC’s long, and short, term public safety goals.
  • Establishes an effective process for monitoring legislation proposed during the legislative session and ensures review of relevant legislation by staff and other appropriate individuals.
  • Analyzes and tracks the progress of relevant legislation.
  • Accurately determines and articulates potential effects of new legislation.
  • Identifies and arranges for appropriate staff and prosecuting attorneys to appear as expert witnesses as needed before the General Assembly.
  • Conducts geographically dispersed meetings with legislators and prosecutors throughout the year.
  • Provides assistance to legislators with research and issues in a timely manner.
  • Coordinates agency efforts and agendas with the Office of the Indiana Attorney General, the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, the Indiana State Police, and other state agencies.
  • Maintains linkage to the Association of Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys, Inc., The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association, and similar organizations with an interest in justice administration.
  • Writes, publishes, and disseminates the Legislative Update according to established guidelines.
  • Provides updates on legislation at annual spring conference and at other continuing legal education seminars.
  • Stays abreast of legislative trends throughout the country and serves as the agency’s coordinator for legislative and public affairs issues to the National Association of Prosecutor Coordinators.
  • Attends internal and external educational programs and professional meetings.
  •  Reads and evaluates professional literature on a routine basis.

Prior experience working with the Indiana Criminal Code, working on legislation, working with the Indiana General Assembly and working with the media are all preferred.

 

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plans and accrued leave. The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume and cover letter before August 22, 2020 to:
Robin Bischof
Chief of Staff
Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council
302 W. Washington, E205
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Or email to: rbischof@ipac.in.gov

 

Jackson County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

The Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office is seeking a full-time Deputy Prosecuting Attorney to handle misdemeanor criminal and traffic cases. Our office has seven attorneys and 12 additional staff.

The appropriate candidate will have:

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence degree and a license to practice law in the state of Indiana.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a large volume of work.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and with others as a team player.
  • Proficiency in computer skills.

The start date for this position is July 1, 2020. Starting salary is $67,226.12, plus benefits.

Please submit resume cover letter and references to:
Jeffrey A. Chalfant
Jackson County Prosecutor
109 S. Sugar St.
Brownstown, IN 47220
jchalfant@JCProsecutor.us

 

Knox County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Knox County Prosecuting Attorney J. Dirk Carnahan is seeking a deputy prosecuting attorney for misdemeanor and L6 cases. Availability to handle routine search warrant issues is also required. Pay is $50,000, plus county benefits.

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

J. Dirk Carnahan
Knox County Prosecuting Attorney
Office: 812-885-2531
Email: knoxpros@knoxcounty.in.gov

Lake County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorneys

The Lake County Prosecutor's Office in Crown Point, Indiana is hiring entry-level deputy prosecuting attorneys. Our office is the second largest prosecutor's office in the State of Indiana, second only to Marion County. Applicants must maintain the highest level of ethical standards, strong written and oral communication skills, ability to work both independently and well with others, excellent ability to multi-task and manage a large volume of work.

Deputy Prosecuting Attorneys will primarily be responsible for prosecuting Level 6 felony cases, misdemeanors and infractions in an extremely fast-paced, high-volume environment. Attorneys would be responsible for processing daily casework, requesting and answering discover motions, interviewing and preparing certain witnesses for pre-trial hearings, making court appearances, arguing motions and general criminal litigation.

County benefits are available. Please send resumes, references and cover letter to:

Cara Burke
Lake County Prosecutor's Office
2293 North Main Street
Crown Point, Indiana 46307
Phone: (219) 755-3720 Ext. 334
Email: cburke@lakepros.org

 

Lawrence County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney - Felony Trial

Lawrence County Prosecutor Samuel C. Arp II, is seeking candidates for a possible upcoming full-time Deputy Prosecutor position. This positions current top pay level is $82,000. The candidate must possess the following skills:

  • Be aggressive and not afaid to push cases to trial
  • Ability to take ownership of cases and be productive with minimal supervision
  • Ability to handle a high volume case load while also staying in line with prosecutor expectations
  • Ability to master the utilization of PCMS, prepare and file motions in cases
  • Ability to communicate to law enforcement officers in a pleasant and respectful manner.

The ideal candidate will have proven trial experience, will be a driven, high-energy person who prefers to let their actions and not their words prove their worth.

This position will include a benefits package of PERF, health, dental, vision and life insurance.

Please send all resumes to sarp@lawrencecounty.in.gov

The Lawrence County Prosecutor's Office is an equal opportunity employer.

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Criminal Division

The Lawrence County Prosecutor's Office is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Deputy Prosecuting Attorney position in the Criminal Division. This position will be responsible for all levels of criminal offenses. The primary responsibilities of this position, include, but are not limited to, managing a high-volume felony caseload, representing the State of Indiana in court and negotiating case resolutions, Qualified applicants must demonstrate an eagerness to try felony cases to jury verdict. Active good standing status with the Indiana Bar is required for this position. Salary is based on experience, entry level salary is $60,000.

This position will include a benefits package of PERF, health, dental, vision and life insurance.

Please send all resumes to sarp@lawrencecounty.in.gov

The Lawrence County Prosecutor's Office is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Marion County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
Criminal Division

The Marion County Prosecutor's Office is seeking applicants for a full-time Deputy Prosecuting Attorney positions in either juvenile or misdemeanor court. The applicant must have a license to practice law in the State of Indiana. Applicant must be a resident of Marion County at the time of hire or be willing to relocate to Marion County within six (6) months from the date the position is accepted. Starting salary is $52,000 and includes county benefits.

Please email resume and cover letter to: MCPOlegal@indy.gov

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney - Child Support

The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office Child Support Division seeks a qualified individual as a full-time Deputy Prosecuting Attorney.  Candidate will be responsible for reviewing and managing establishment cases including court appearances. Applicant must have a license to practice law in the State of Indiana.  Applicant must be a resident of Marion County at time of hire or willing to relocate to Marion County within six (6) months from date the position is accepted. Starting salary is $52,000.00 and includes county benefits.  Marion County

Please mail, fax or e-mail resume and cover letter to:

Michael McGuire II
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Assistant Supervisor Child Support Division
Marion County Prosecutor’s Office
251 E. Ohio St., Suite 700
Indianapolis, IN 46204
fax: 317-327-1941
email: Michael.McGuire@indy.gov

 

St. Joseph County

Adult Protective Services Investigator

St. Joseph County (Unit 2) seeks an Adult Protective Services (APS) Investigator. Investigator will investigate alleged incidents of abuse, neglect, self-neglect, and exploitation of individuals who are endangered adults, pursuant to state statute. Investigator will cover Marshall County, Kosciusko County, and southern St. Joseph and Elkhart counties. Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in criminal justice, business or social work. Prior experience in law enforcement, social work or victim advocacy preferred. Bi-lingual skills a plus. Knowledge of social programs and non-traditional community resources also a plus. Investigator must be willing to conduct home visits, hospital/facility visits, etc. as part of his or her essential functions. Valid driver’s license required.

Starting salary is $37,500. Life and health benefits are available.  Employees and dependents under the health insurance plan have access to County employee clinic.  Position is currently open.

 

Send your resume or questions to:

Jessica McBrier
jmcbrier@stjoepros.org
Director, Special Projects & Media Relations
Prosecuting Attorney for the 60th Judicial Circuit

 

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Traffic and Misdemeanor

St. Joseph County seeks an attorney to serve as a Deputy Prosecutor for its Criminal Prosecution Division.  Position requires J.D. degree and license to practice law in Indiana.  Successful applicant will join a 6 attorney unit who handle misdemeanor and infraction cases in St. Joseph County.  Applicant will be required to re-locate to St. Joseph County. Starting salary is $51,000. Life and health benefits are available.  Employees and dependents under the health insurance plan have access to County employee clinic.  Position is currently open.

 

Send your resume or questions to:

Jessica McBrier

jmcbrier@stjoepros.org

Director, Special Projects & Media Relations

Prosecuting Attorney for the 60th Judicial Circuit

 

 

 

 

Tippecanoe County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

The Tippecanoe County Prosecutor's Office is hiring a full-time deputy prosecutor. Duties will include handling all levels and types of misdemeanor, juvenile, child support and felony cases. This is a full-time position with county benefits, starting salary is $67,954. Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Indiana. Please click here to access the application.

Please email resumes and references to:

Pat Harrington, Prosecuting Attorney
pharrington@tippecanoe.in.gov

 

Vanderburgh County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Criminal Division

The Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's Office is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Deputy Prosecuting Attorney position in the Criminal Division. This position demands the resolute prosecution of criminal defendants. The primary responsibilities of this position, include, but are not limited to, managing a high-volume felony caseload, representing the State of Indiana in court and negotiating case resolutions, Qualified applicants must demonstrate an eagerness to try felony cases to jury verdict. Active good standing status with the Indiana Bar is required for this position.

For consideration, qualified applicants must send a cover letter, resume and references to:

Regene Newman
Director of Finance
Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's Office
rinewman@vanderburghgov.org

 

Vigo County

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

The Vigo County Prosecutor's Office is seeking a full-time deputy prosecuting attorney. The deputy prosecutor will primarily be responsible for handling a case load in one of our felony courts.  Specific prosecutorial assignments remain subject to change, with decisions made giving appropriate consideration to the applicant's experience and qualifications.

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence degree and a license to practice law in the State of Indiana.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team.
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office and INPCMS experience preferred.
  • 2+ years of practice with criminal law experience preferred.
  • Court room and Jury Trial experience preferred.

The 2020 salary range for the position starts at $60,313 and can go up to $68,757 based on experience and qualifications. This is a full-time position with county benefits and is PERF eligible.  The position is available immediately.  This deputy prosecutor position will include jury trials, working with detectives on investigations, and being the on call deputy prosecutor on a rotation basis.

Please electronically mail resume, cover letter and references to:

Robert Roberts
Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
Vigo County Prosecutor's Office
Courthouse, 4th Floor
33 South 3rd Street
Terre Haute, Indiana 47807
rob.roberts@vigocounty.in.gov

 

(Updated August 5, 2020)

IPAC Contact Info

Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council
302 W. Washington St., Rm. E-205
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Telephone: 317-232-1836
Fax: 317-233-3599
Email: ipacinfo@ipac.in.gov (please note, this email address goes to IPAC staff, NOT a local prosecutor)

 

Chris Naylor
Executive Director