Assistant County Attorney

Davidson County Government
June 29, 2021
PO Box 1067, Lexington, North Carolina
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PO Box 1067
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The Assistant County Attorney is primarily responsible for providing legal services at the direction of the County Attorney to various departments of Davidson County Government; including, but not limited to Tax, Planning, Finance, Human Resources and EMS. The legal services provided include advice, counsel, representation at trial, and appellate advocacy. This attorney will be available for such other duties within the Legal Department as may be assigned by the County Attorney. 


Pay Grade 80 - Minimum starting salary $$78,423.33 Annually


This position requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school as well as membership in good standing in the North Carolina Bar as a licensed practicing attorney and a valid North Carolina Driver License. 

Special Requirements

Thorough knowledge of general case, statutory, and common law. Thorough knowledge of judicial and quasi-judicial procedures. Must have expertise in the conduct of courtroom litigation. Must had the ability to analyze facts, evidence and legal instruments. Must have ability to express conclusions and arguments clearly and logically in oral and written form. Must maintain effective work relationships with the County staff, County officials, the public and other persons contacted within the course of work.


To view the complete position description and submit an application, please visit our website Vacancies | Davidson County, NC