Deputy City Attorney - Prosecution

$89,190 - $103,709 yearly
  • City of Missoula
  • Missoula, MT, USA
  • Aug 31, 2023
Full time Legal

Job Description

The City of Missoula Attorney’s Office prosecutes misdemeanor offenses and municipal code violations committed in the City of Missoula. The average caseload for a prosecutor is 200 + active cases. The Attorney’s Office uses an entirely paperless case management system.
The Deputy City Attorney will provide a full range of legal services related to municipal government prosecution operations and represent the City in criminal proceedings before the courts. Duties require a high degree of independence and initiative to maintain a significant case load and address complex legal issues.  

Details: Priority screening will begin on Thursday, September 21, 2023. Please apply by this date to ensure timely consideration of your application. Applications will continue to be accepted until an adequate applicant pool has been established and the position is filled.    

To Apply: All applicants must submit the City of Missoula application AND a Cover Letter. 

Failure to attach the cover letter will result in your application being incomplete, and therefore, not reviewed by the hiring manager.        

Resumes will not be reviewed. All details should be entered on the application.

The posted wage range is the starting wage range only. The full range for the position is $42.88 - $52.85/hour and will increase each year for longevity and cost of living adjustments.