Ada County Prosecutor’s Office – Deputy Prosecuting Attorney I – Criminal Division


Depends on Qualifications


Full-time with Benefits


Boise, ID

Job Posted On:

March 3, 2022

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled


The Deputy Prosecuting Attorney I for our Criminal Division is an attorney new to the legal profession or new to this office who is learning various litigation, negotiation, preparation, and trial skills which may entail spending long periods of time in court and documenting a high volume of cases.

This role works in a variety of legal environments and is exposed to numerous caseload types. The attorney learns to work independently and make critical decisions in case strategy, negotiations, and handling with assistance of colleagues.

Ada County Prosecutor employees are given opportunities for advancement and career growth while maintaining work-life balance. We offer a generous benefits package for benefit-eligible employees including some work-from-home flexibility, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision insurance, & PERSI retirement plan. This generous Ada County Total Rewards package increases the base salary by approximately 40 percent.


  • Graduation from an accredited law school;
  • Knowledge of Idaho statutes and case law;
  • Knowledge of county departments and offices, policies and procedures;
  • Knowledge of online legal research tools;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, co-workers and members of other agencies;
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality;
  • Ability to communicate effectively and persuasively;
  • Ability to be a team player;
  • Ability to exercise good judgment;
  • Ability to conduct self in a professional manager both inside and outside the courtroom.

How To Apply:

Please submit application & resume online: