Assistant Attorney General (Criminal Division)

Division: Criminal Division

Location: Phoenix

Position Summary: 

The Arizona Attorney General’s Office Criminal Division/Southern Arizona White Collar and Criminal Enterprise Section is seeking an Assistant Attorney General.  This position is funded with a High intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) grant and will prosecute criminal cases that originate with the Cochise County DEA HIDTA Task force.  These cases primarily involve drug trafficking, money laundering, criminal enterprises, weapons trafficking, and occasionally involve complex wiretap investigations and fraudulent schemes.  This position is responsible for handling all aspects of these cases from charging decisions, grand jury presentations, pretrial and post-trial motions practice, and preparing and presenting cases for jury trials.  This position will also coordinate with the HIDTA Task Force during investigations, advise on case development and strategies, review investigative material, interview witnesses, and issue grand jury subpoenas and racketeering demand letters.