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Assistant District Attorney

The Assistant District Attorney represents the State of Texas in criminal proceedings in the Harris County Criminal District Courts and County Criminal Courts at Law. The Assistant District Attorney duties include the following:

  • Prepare case files, evidence, documents for court proceedings.
  • Interview victims and witnesses.
  • Analyze assigned cases and prepare the cases for trial.
  • Interact with victims, police, and witnesses to make critical decisions to support court proceedings.
  • Conduct legal research and prepare motions.
  • Present cases, cross examine witnesses, and make arguments in the court.
  • Perform administrative tasks in connection with other assigned duties.