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Information presented below is provided as a service to Virginia Commonwealth's Attorney's offices. The Commonwealth's Attorneys' Services Council assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of listings for positions for agencies other than its own. Commonwealth's Attorney's offices wishing to list employment opportunities on this site should complete a job information form and submit it to lamar3@wm.edu.

(6) Position Listed

Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Positions (5)
Specialized Positions (Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, etc.) (0)
Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Positions (0)

Other Positions (1)

 

Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Positions

 

Locality:

City of Portsmouth

Job Title:

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney (multiple openings)

Salary/Salary Range:

Negotiable

 

Start Date:
To be determined (posted 5/7/15)
Closing Date:
When filled
Description of job:

Prosecution of felony and misdemeanor offenses in General District, Juvenile and Domestic Relations, and Circuit Courts

 

Special Requirements:

Must be licensed to practice law in Virginia.  Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing is a must, as is the ability to work well in a team environment.


Contact:

Submit resume (via email preferred) to:

Title:

Lisa Cox

Address:

Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorneys Office
1345 Court Street, Suite 105, Portsmouth, VA 23704

E-mail:

coxl@portsmouthva.gov

 

Locality:

Augusta County

Job Title:

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney 

Salary/Salary Range:

To be determined. This is a full-time position with benefits including VRS Retirement, life insurance, health insurance, vacation and sick leave programs.

Start Date:
To be determined. (posted April 15, 2015)
Closing Date:
Open until filled
Description of job:

Responsibilities include prosecution of felony and misdemeanor criminal offenses.

 

Special Requirements:

For consideration, applicants must be licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly in writing and work well in a team environment. Prior experience as prosecutor preferred. A letter of interest and resume may be turned in at the:



Contact:

Augusta County Office of

Title:

The Commonwealth’s Attorney

Address:

6 E. Johnson Street, 1st Floor District Building, Staunton, Virginia, 24401

E-mail:

 

Locality:

Caroline County

Job Title:

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney 

Salary/Salary Range:

Negotiable

Start Date:
July 1, 2015 (posted 4/1/15)
Closing Date:
June 1, 2015
Description of job:

Prosecute criminal cases in the General District, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District, and Circuit Courts. 

 

Special Requirements:

 



Contact:

Tony Spencer

Title:

Commonwealth’s Attorney

Address:

P.O. Box 432, 111 Ennis Street, Bowling Green, VA 22427

E-mail:

aspencer@co.caroline.va.us

 

Locality:

Newport News

Job Title:

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney 

Salary/Salary Range:

Negotiable based on experience

Start Date:
As soon as possible (posted 3/11/15)
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Description of job:

Since this office is engaged in Community Prosecution, not only will this attorney be prosecuting felonies and misdemeanors in General District and Circuit Court, but will also work to build strong partnerships with law enforcement and the community.  This will involve, among other things, doing ride-a-longs with police and working closely with community members to identify and solve problems. 

 

Special Requirements:

Innovation, creativity, and an ability to work with all types of people are necessary.  Background check and admission to the Virginia State Bar are required.  At least two to three years of experience in criminal defense or prosecution is preferred.



Contact:

Howard E. Gwynn, 757-926-7443

Title:

Commonwealth’s Attorney

Address:

2501 Washington Avenue, 6th Floor, Newport News, VA 23607

E-mail:

hgwynn@nnva.gov

 

Locality:

Amherst County

Job Title:

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney 

Salary/Salary Range:

Approximately $70,0000 plus benefits

Start Date:
To be determined (posted 3/10/15)
Closing Date:
Open until filled
Description of job:

Responsibilities include prosecution of felony and misdemeanor criminal offenses.

 

Special Requirements:

Must be licensed to practice law in Virginia and have a minimum of four years of prosecution experience. Opportunity exists for fast advancement.



Contact:

Please submit resumes to:

Title:

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

Address:

P.O. Box 358
Amherst, VA  24521

E-mail:

 

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Specialized Positions (Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, etc.)

 

NONE AT THIS TIME.

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Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Positions

 

NONE AT THIS TIME.

 

Other Positions

 

 

Locality:

Fauquier County Commonwealth’s Attorney Office

Job Title:
Legal Internship/Externship Opportunity
Salary/Salary Range:

None (position is legal/academic; intern or extern works for experience or academic credit as the case may be)

Start Date:

(Posted August 22, 2013)

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

Description of job:

Legal intern/extern to assist with the prosecution of cases in Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court, General District Court and Circuit Court.  Perform any and all other responsibilities as assigned by the Commonwealth’s Attorney or staff. Generally, interns/externs will perform legal research, factual research/investigation and case file development. Also, intern/extern may assist prosecuting attorney with in-court duties. All work is under the supervision of licensed (VA) attorneys in Commonwealth’s Attorneys Office. 

Special Requirements:

Only current law students of an accredited law school will be considered. A valid 3rd year practice certification is preferred, but not required.  Interested applicants MUST submit a Fauquier County Online Application available at http://apply.fauquiercounty.gov; Send resume and references to:

Contact:

The Honorable James P. Fisher, Esq.

Title:

Commonwealth’s Attorney for Fauquier County

Address:

29 Ashby Street, Warrenton, VA 20186

E-mail:

James.Fisher@fauquiercounty.gov

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