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Assistant Attorney General- Drug Prosecutions

Date Posted
December 1, 2023
Full Time

Job Details

Iowa Attorney General Brenna Bird seeks an assistant attorney general to serve as a prosecutor with the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA)program.

 The person selected for this role will prosecute criminal cases in federal court while cross-designated as a Special       Assistant U.S. Attorney and working out of the Des Moines office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Iowa. This is a three-year term appointment.



/media/cms/HIDTA_2023121_68557582C53FF.pdfThis is a three-year term appointment. Requirements and Preferences Candidates must be licensed to practice law in Iowa, uphold the highest professional standards, and be committed to public service and the rule of law.

The most competitive applicants will have experience trying cases in federal court, particularly in criminal matters.

See PDF here. 

Contact Information

The salary for this position is $57,636.80-139,318.40, depending on experience. Apply by sending a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Leif Olson, Chief Deputy Attorney General, at  or Hoover Bldg., 2nd Floor, 1305 E. Walnut St., Des Moines, IA 50319.

Applications will be accepted as long as this posting is available on the Iowa Attorney General website.

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