Job Openings

Permanent, Full-Time Assistant District Attorney - Douglas County

The Douglas County District Attorney's Office has an immediate opening for a permanent, full-time assistant district attorney. The successful candidate will represent the State of Kansas at all levels of criminal prosecution. 

Position requirements include a Juris Doctor (J.D.) and one to five years of related experience. The successful candidate must be admitted to the practice of law and in good standing before the Supreme Court of the State of Kansas and able to pass a criminal background check. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a generous benefits package. Prefer a Douglas County resident or one willing to relocate to Douglas County.

Submit an application with a cover letter, resume and references as soon as possible at  The review of resumes will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled.  EOE

-Posted 7/21/19

Assistant County Attorney – Montgomery County Kansas


The Montgomery County Attorney is accepting applications for an assistant county attorney.  Application to be opened until the position is filled. Start date as soon as possible.  QUALIFICATIONS: Must be licensed to practice law in Kansas. 

POSITION SUMMARY:  This is a professional position responsible for the prosecution of felony,  misdemeanor, CT cases.  No appellate or juvenile work/cases  The position requires jury and bench trial work.  COMPENSATION:  Starting salary $60K to $80K, based on experience. Excellent benefits package.  Send letter of application, resume, and writing sample to Larry Markle County Attorney, 300 E. Main, Independence, Kansas 67301.  You may also apply by e-mail to  MG County is an equal opportunity employer.

-Posted 6/18/19

Assistant District Attorney I,II,III

The Unified Government of WyCo/KCK is seeking candidates who will be responsible for enforcing the laws of the State of Kansas, prosecuting cases ranging in levels of complexity and violations from misdemeanor to high-level felony, and representing the State’s interest. Graduation from an accredited school of law, Juris Doctorate, and 0 to 7 years of litigation experience. Licensed to practice law in Kansas. Salary: $4,241.47 - $6,532.94/mo. For a complete job description, minimum qualifications and application instructions please visit  Deadline: May 29, 2019

Posted 5/21/19

Assistant County Attorney – McPherson County

The McPherson County Attorney’s office is accepting applications for an entry-level Assistant County Attorney.  A county of 29,000 people centrally located, McPherson County offers the ideal small-town life with all the amenities of a large city less than an hour away.

POSITION SUMMARY:  This position will be responsible for prosecution of a range of felony, misdemeanor, traffic and care and treatment cases.  The position will serve as backup for juvenile offender and child in need of care.  The prosecutor will be responsible for all aspects of the case, including jury trial, except the prosecutor is not required to prepare appellate briefs.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Candidates for this position must be admitted to practice law in Kansas.  Some prosecution experience is preferable but not required. Good communication and writing skills are essential.

COMPENSATION: Starting salary will be dependent upon experience with a minimum starting salary of $56,000.  Excellent benefit package.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume and writing sample to Greg Benefiel, McPherson County Attorney, 122 W Marlin Street, Suite 201, McPherson, KS 67460.  You may also apply via email to  Review of applications will begin May 14, 2019.  McPherson County is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted 4/19/19

Assistant Attorney General - Criminal Division

The Office of the Kansas Attorney General (OAG) is accepting applicationto fill Assistant AttorneyGeneral positionin our Criminal Litigation Division to work in conjunction with county and district attorneys to represent the State of Kansas by initiating and prosecuting an assigned caseload of approximately 10-20 cases that would involve the following types of crimes: homicides, off-grid child sex crimes, major illicit drug distribution and manufacturing, and felony crimes involving public officials.


The salary for this position is $56,000 - $92,000 [Depending on Experience] with excellent benefits. Candidates must be able and willing to travel extensively throughout the State of Kansas.  Complete job posting and application instructions may be found online here.

-Posted 2/18/19

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