Primary duties involve juvenile delinquency, child in need of assistance, termination of parental rights and civil commitments.
Qualified candidates must have current admission to practice in Iowa.
Additional Salary Information: Assistant County Attorney I range starts 74,290.29 annually;
Assistant County Attorney II range starts 88,480.93 annually (classification and salary commensurate with experience - refer to web site for specifics)
About Johnson County Attorney's Office - Iowa City
The County Attorney is the legal advisor and chief law enforcement officer for the county. The County Attorney’s duties include:
--Prosecuting violations of state criminal laws and county ordinances;
--Assisting crime victims through notification of court events and processes;
--Providing legal advice to the Board of Supervisors and county and township officers concerning county matters;
--Representing and defending the county and its officers in officially related cases;
--Recovering fines and penalties owed to the state or county and forfeiting property connected to criminal activity;
--Attending mental health commitment proceedings and juvenile delinquency and child in need of assistance and termination cases.