NECAA Prosecutor of the Year Award Recipient Shawn Eatherton, Buffalo County Attorney

 

 

Nebraska County Attorneys Association
Providing its members with quality training and education.

Nebraska County Attorneys Association

Our Association is dedicated to helping Nebraska’s County Attorney’s provide the best possible public service in their dual role of Prosecutor and Civil Attorney for each of Nebraska’s 93 Counties.

The Nebraska County Attorneys Association advocates for public policies that strengthen county attorneys’ ability to secure justice for crime victims and serve as legal counsel to their county.

We provide continuing legal education programs, service, support and resources to the county attorneys and staff to enhance and improve the quality of all prosecution throughout the State and facilitate access to best practices in law enforcement and public safety.

NECAA Past President Melanie R. Young, Chief Deputy Buffalo County Attorney, receives recognition for serving as President 2016-2018 from current President James Smith,  Solicitor General Attorney, Nebraska Attorney General’s Office. 

 

 

Nebraska County Attorneys Association

Protecting the public and preserving individual rights.

Hall County full-time Deputy County Attorney 

Deputy County Attorney Hall County
General Nebraska prosecution responsibilities, including, but not limited to: case review and preparation, criminal trials, juvenile court, advise law enforcement on legal issues. Candidates with zero to three years’ experience and/or newly admitted attorneys with strong credentials will be considered. Requirements: Graduation from an accredited law school, member of the Nebraska Bar, good written and verbal communication skills. Benefits include health, dental, vision, life insurance, and 6.7% retirement match. Salary range $74,318-$105,664. Flexible scheduling and some work-from-home. Opportunity for immediate court experience. To apply submit cover letter, resume, and references to: Marty Klein, Hall County Attorney, martink@hallcountyne.gov. Position is opened until filled. EOE/AA/Veterans Preference. Posted: June 16, 2023

Deputy County Attorney Platte County 

Deputy County Attorney Platte County 
The Platte County Attorney’s Office in Columbus, Nebraska, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Deputy County Attorney. This is a busy, four-attorney office with a capable support staff. Position offers a variety of responsibilities: felony, misdemeanor and infraction prosecution, child support enforcement, mental health commitment, juvenile court and coroner duties. To apply, send cover letter and resume to Breanna Flaherty, Platte County Attorney, 2610 14th Street, Columbus, NE 68601, or to bflaherty@plattecounty.ne.gov. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Reposted: February 13, 2023 

Adams County Deputy County Attorney

The Adams County Attorney’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of deputy county attorney.  The position handles all levels of criminal complaints including all aspects of the cases and will join experienced prosecutors and gain exposure to all aspects of criminal and juvenile law.    The successful candidate must be able to handle a vigorous caseload and desire considerable courtroom experience. Additional duties include on-call periods to answer questions from law enforcement and to handle coroner matters.

Interested candidates must be licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska.  New graduates pursuing a Nebraska license are also encouraged to apply.

Salary is competitive with an excellent benefit package including health insurance (partial payment for spouse and dependents), dental; sick/vacation/paid holiday leave and retirement benefits.  Send resumes to Donna Fegler Daiss, Adams County Attorney, at P.O. Box 71, Hastings, NE  68901 or email to ddaiss@adamscountyne.gov.  Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.  Adams County is an Equal Opportunity Employer Posted: July 24, 2023 

Law Department, City of Omaha, Entry-level Attorney 

The Law Department of the City of Omaha is currently looking for an entry-level Attorney. The ideal candidate should possess a Juris Doctor degree and/or Admission to the Bar in the State of Nebraska.

As a basic legal worker, the successful candidate will handle a variety of legal tasks within the department, where established procedures and precedents are in place. These tasks include legal reference and research work, representing the City in routine civil, workers’ compensation, criminal or traffic cases, reviewing documents for legal sufficiency, preparing legal opinions, and answering questions from the public. The work will be reviewed by a higher-ranking attorney and evaluated based on the thoroughness and legal soundness of the research performed.

The pay range for this position is between $73,944.00 with step increases to $112,091.20 annually. We have attached both a physical and social media posting for this position. We encourage you to share this job posting with anyone who might be interested in this opportunity. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. Posted: July 31, 2023 

Deputy County Attorney Platte County

The Platte County Attorney’s Office in Columbus, Nebraska, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Deputy County Attorney. This is a busy, four-attorney office with a capable support staff. Position offers a variety of responsibilities: felony, misdemeanor and infraction prosecution, child support enforcement, mental health commitment, juvenile court and coroner duties. To apply, send cover letter and resume to Breanna Flaherty, Platte County Attorney, 2610 14th Street, Columbus, NE 68601, or to bflaherty@plattecounty.ne.gov. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Posted: July 31, 2023  

Office of the Kansas Attorney General

Assistant Attorneys General – Criminal Division

Annual Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience; expected hiring range $86,000 – $100,000/year with excellent benefits

Do you want to be part of a team of the best prosecutors in Kansas? The Office of the Kansas Attorney General (OAG), is seeking aggressive-but-thoughtful litigators to take on some of the most interesting and difficult criminal cases in the state. We aim to hire dynamic team players who exemplify the highest standards of integrity, efficiency, and professionalism. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment under a light supervisory hand. Maturity and a willingness to help others are critical. If you aspire to make a difference in our State, we invite you to submit your application. Posted: August 2, 2023

City of Omaha HR Technician I-Labor Relations

City of Omaha HR Technician I-Labor Relations

The Human Resources Department of the City of Omaha is currently seeking an HR Technician I-Labor Relations to join their team. The ideal candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree and at least 1 year of experience in HR, with a primary focus on meeting with City employees, supervisors, and union officials to ensure compliance with labor agreements and to assist with grievance issues. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for providing consultation and advice to City supervisors on personnel matters related to CBAs, Municipal Code, Executive Orders, and HR Policies. Experience in Employment Law and Union Negotiations preferred.

The Human Resources Technician I in the City’s HR Department handles administrative tasks, addresses employee performance and behavioral issues, provides employee coaching and counseling, conducts personnel investigations, and drafts City policies and guidance documents. They also ensure labor agreement compliance and assist in grievance issues, while providing advice to City supervisors on personnel matters.

The pay range for this position is between $62,816.00 with step increases to  $79,830.40  annually. For more information. Posted: November 29, 2023

 

Dawson County Attorney’s Office seeking a full-time Deputy County Attorney position

The Dawson County Attorney’s Office in Lexington, Nebraska, is seeking applications for a full-time Deputy County Attorney position.  Interested persons must be licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska.
This position provides regular courtroom/trial experience and the opportunity to work closely with a group of seasoned attorneys.  Primary duties will include criminal prosecution of adult felony and misdemeanor cases.  Additional duties include covering assigned on-call periods to answer after-hours legal questions from law enforcement and handle coroner matters.

Starting salary is $80,000 to $90,000; negotiable depending on qualifications and experience.  Nebraska Bar Association dues and expense to obtain required annual continuing legal education hours are paid by the county.  This employment qualifies you to apply for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program to assist with student loan repayment.   County benefit package, including paid holidays, graduated PTO, employee health insurance and retirement plan, is also provided.

Send resumes to Elizabeth F. Waterman, Dawson County Attorney, at 700 North Washington, Rm F, Lexington, NE  68850 or e-mail to liz.waterman@dawsoncountyne.gov. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Posted: December 1, 2023. 

Burt County – Part-Time Deputy County Attorney

JOB TITLE: Part – Time Deputy County Attorney

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Burt County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to fill the part-time position of Deputy County Attorney.  Primary duties will include various levels of criminal prosecution, and juvenile prosecution, attending LB1184 Monthly meeting by Zoom and on call availability to law enforcement.  Motivated individuals with a strong interest in criminal and juvenile are encouraged to apply.

Admission to the Nebraska Bar is required.

Salary is commensurate with experience and benefits include family health insurance coverage, life insurance, retirement, sick leave and vacation leave.

FINAL APPLICATION DATE:  Position is opened until filled.

EMPLOYMENT DATE:  January 24, 2024, or thereafter.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: 

Burt County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age and handicapped status in employment or the provision of services.

Send cover letter, references and resume, via email or regular mail to:

Edmond E. Talbot, County Attorney, 111 North 13th Street, Ste. 12, Tekamah, NE 68061, (402) 374 – 2910, attorney@burtcountyne.gov

Posted: December 28, 2023

 

NEBRASKA STATE PATROL 

NEBRASKA STATE PATROL 
Posted: January 4, 2024

Attorney III 

Classification Salary Range: $34.50 – $51.75
Location: Lincoln Job Posting

For more information and to apply:
https://son.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/NebraskaStateCareers/job/Attorney-III_JR2023-00002254

Attorney II JR2023-00002255
Location: Lincoln Job Posting
Classification Salary Range: 
$28.18 – $41.55

For more information and to apply: https://son.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/NebraskaStateCareers/job/Attorney-II_JR

Seeking Applications for Deputy Lancaster County Attorney

Seeking Applications for Deputy Lancaster County Attorney

The Lancaster County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to fill the full-time position of Deputy County Attorney.  Responsibilities of the office include, but are not limited to: criminal prosecution, juvenile court, child support, and civil litigation.  This attorney will initially serve in either the Criminal, Juvenile, or Child Support Division depending upon experience and the office’s need.  Applicants must possess a J.D. degree and be, or will soon be, duly licensed and authorized to practice as an attorney under the laws of Nebraska.  Salary is dependent upon experience; the pay range for Deputy County Attorneys “ATTORNEY I” is $77,300 (Step 1) to $99,050 (Step 8) and “ATTORNEY II” status have a salary range of $102,500 up to $145,000.  Please submit cover letter, resumé, and legal writing sample to:  Chris Turner, Chief Deputy Lancaster County Attorney, 605 S. 10th Street, 2nd Floor, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508 or at cmturner@lancaster.ne.gov.  Lancaster County is an EOE. Posted: February 23, 2024

Seeking Applicants for Deputy Buffalo County Attorney 

Seeking Applicants for Deputy Buffalo County Attorney

Experience preferred.  General Nebraska prosecution responsibilities, including, but not limited to: case review and preparation, criminal trials, juvenile court, advise law enforcement on legal issues, and serve as county coroner.  Salary DOE.  Benefit package.  Please submit a cover letter and résumé to:   Shawn R. Eatherton, Buffalo County Attorney, P.O. Box 67, Kearney, NE  68848-0067. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE/AA/Veterans Preference Posted: March 1, 2024

Cheyenne County Attorney accepting applications for a Deputy County Attorney

Cheyenne County Attorney accepting applications for a Deputy County Attorney

The Office of the Cheyenne County Attorney in Sidney, Nebraska is accepting applications for a deputy county attorney. Salary range is up to $7,000/month. Primary duties include prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases. Benefits include family health insurance coverage, life insurance, retirement, sick leave, and vacation leave. Posted: February 27, 2024

Please send (by regular mail or email) a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the following:

Paul B. Schaub, Cheyenne County Attorney
920 Jackson Street
P.O. Box 217
Sidney, Nebraska 69162
paul@39cty.com

Deputy Richardson County Attorney 

Deputy Richardson County Attorney 

The Richardson County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to fill the position of Deputy County Attorney. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to criminal prosecution, juvenile court, child support and mental health proceedings. Applicants must possess a J.D. Degree, or will soon be, duly licensed and authorized to practice as an attorney under the laws of Nebraska. Salary and benefits are dependent upon experience. Posted: March 15, 2024

Please submit cover letter, and resume:
Samantha K. Scheitel
Richardson County Attorney
1719 Stone Street
Falls City, NE 68355
Or sscheitel17@gmail.com

Scotts Bluff County Attorney Seeking Deputy County Attorney

Deputy County Attorney

The Scotts Bluff County Attorney is currently accepting applications for Attorneys. Must have knowledge of and ability to use correct grammar, vocabulary, and spelling to compose correspondence, court orders, and other materials. Employee should be able to analyze facts, evidence, and legal instruments, be able to express conclusions and arguments logically, clearly in oral and written form. Be able to interpret statues and court decisions. Requirements: Graduation from an accredited law school and member of the Nebraska Bar. This position qualifies for Veteran’s Preference. Excellent benefit package. Scotts Bluff County is EOE/AA.

Pay range $6,153.45 – $8,462.43.

To apply submit a Scotts Bluff County application, cover letter and resume to:

Attn: Personnel Office
Scotts Bluff County
1825 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341

Email to: Personnel@scottsbluffcountyne.gov
Fax to: 308-436-7163

For additional information call 308-436-6718 or go to http://www.scottsbluffcounty.org/personnel/employment-jobs.html

County application can be located here. Applications taken until positions are filled. Posted: March 28, 2024