District Attorney Job Description

District attorneys decide whether they have enough evidence to go to trial, and they prosecute cases.

District attorneys decide whether they have enough evidence to go to trial, and they prosecute cases.

District attorneys play a vital role in the legal system. They represent the citizens of their district, trying cases against criminals and developing outreach and prevention programs. To make it to the top of the district attorney's office, women can expect to put in long hours handling routine duties early in their careers.

Investigation

Prosecution

Prevention

Outreach

Careers

Education

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