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Join Our Team - Prosecutor

Join Our Team as a Prosecutor

Frank Crowley Courts Building - 133 N. Riverfront Boulevard, LB 19, Dallas, TX 75207
Telephone: (214) 653-3600 • Fax: (214) 653-5774

Assistant District Attorneys for Dallas County are licensed Texas attorneys who serve as prosecutors for the cases in Dallas County. Job openings for ADA positions are posted through Dallas County Human Resources.


  1. Clean criminal history
  2. Graduate from High School or complete GED
  3. Graduate from College with a Bachelor’s Degree - (4 years full time)
  4. Graduate from Accredited Law School - (3 years full time)
  5. Pass the Texas Bar Exam - (test offered 2x/year)

To apply for a position as an Assistant District Attorney with Dallas County District Attorney’s Office, please complete the following steps:

  1. Please complete an application for a position listed on the Human Resources Job Search website.
  2. Please download and complete the job application below and submit to Neelma Jawed at

Important Note: Our office MUST RECEIVE BOTH applications from steps 1 and 2 above for consideration.

If you have any questions, please contact the DAs Office at (214) 653-3610.