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Job Title:

Assistant State’s Attorney (Criminal & Civil Division)

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:







1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

Positions are open for both Criminal and Civil Assistant State’s Attorneys. Criminal attorneys prosecute traffic, misdemeanor and felony cases as well as juvenile delinquency and juvenile abuse and neglect cases and perform specific duties as assigned by the State’s Attorney. Civil attorneys represent the interests of the County of Will, its officers and employees. This includes but is not limited to handling all stages of litigation, reviewing legal documents, attending meetings, providing general legal counsel and any other legal services necessary to the elected officials of Will County or their respective staffs and departments. In addition, the civil division assistants are charged with the duties of establishing paternity, enforcing child support and prosecuting mental health petitions, property tax petitions and of performing any other duties assigned by their supervisor. An attorney with transactional and local government experience is preferred in the civil division.

Job Requirements:

An attorney with transactional and local government experience is preferred in the civil division.

APPLY BY: March 15, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Only interviewed candidates will be notified of the selection process.


Will discuss if contacted for an interview.

Company Information

Will County State’s Attorney’s Office
57 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Illinois 60432

Application Instructions:

Kenneth A. Grey, Chief Deputy State’s Attorney OR [email protected] QUESTIONS: Mary M. Tatroe, Civil Division Chief [email protected] Kathleen A. Patton, Administration Chief [email protected]

FOR APPLICATION: One page letter of application and attached resume, copy of current A.R.D.C card issued by the Illinois Supreme Court, minimum three references, writing sample(s), law school transcripts. Background check required.

March 15, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

[email protected]

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