Career Opportunities

Available Job Openings

Assistant State’s Attorney

The Carroll County State’s Attorney’s Office has an immediate opening for an entry level Assistant State’s Attorney.   This position offers the right candidate an opportunity to practice in a supportive office with an excellent staff and robust training resources. 

Our Assistant State’s Attorneys work closely with law enforcement, our victim witness unit and other allied agencies to provide for the safety of our community and just application of the law.  As an entry level prosecutor, you would work primarily in the District Court with opportunities in Circuit Court available on a merit basis. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducting trials and pretrial hearings
  • Meeting with and preparing witnesses and victims
  • Providing legal guidance to law enforcement
  • Engaging in community outreach
  • Managing all phases of criminal litigation


  • Graduation from accredited law school
  • Member in good standing with the Maryland Bar
  • Experience in criminal litigation or a judicial clerkship is preferred but not required

Salary:  $77,085

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and list of references to Jennifer Smith, Executive Assistant at