Assistant State Attorneys
Posted on: September 12, 2016
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office has openings for the following prosecutorial and child support enforcement positions currently:
Entry Level and Lateral Assistant State Attorneys
Child Support Program
ENTRY LEVEL & LATERAL POSITIONS
We recruit 3L law students for entry level positions. Those who have demonstrated an interest in litigation and/or criminal law through course work and/or internships are preferred. Clinical participation is strongly preferred.
We also recruit attorneys with prosecutorial experience for lateral positions.
CHILD SUPPORT PROGRAM
Entry level positions for recent law school graduates who qualify for Supreme Court certification or Florida Bar members with no experience who have demonstrated an interest in family law through coursework and/or internships.
Lateral positions for Florida Bar members with a minimum of one year of family law experience
ASAs handle a large volume caseload emphasis on many aspects of civil litigation including basic and complex issues relating to paternity, support, enforcement, modifications, UIFSA cases and other related child support issues. Duties include drafting pleadings and other legal documents, case preparation and court presentation before General Magistrates, Hearing Officers, and Judges. Training on and operation of the Child Support Automated Management System (CAMS) is a required component of the job function.
Entry level salary $34,000 prior to Florida Bar admission; $40,000 after Florida Bar admission.
Lateral salary will be commensurate with experience.
Excellent Benefits including paid health, life and disability insurance; liberal annual and sick leave accrual, deferred compensation and retirement program.
A three-year commitment to the Child Support Program is required.