There are currently no District Attorney positions open for appointment.
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To apply for a district attorney position, please submit the following: 1) a completed application, 2) a resume not exceeding two pages in length, 3) a cover letter, and 4) a list of three to four references with contact information.
Letters of recommendation letters are encouraged, and may be sent via email to GovDistrictAttorney@wisconsin.gov, or via mail to Office of Governor Scott Walker, Attn: Chief Legal Counsel, 115 East State Capitol, Madison, WI 53702. Recommendation letters will be accepted and considered after the application deadline has passed.
To apply, please submit your materials with the subject “Wisconsin District Attorney Application” to GovDistrictAttorney@wisconsin.gov. All application materials (the application, resume, cover letter, and reference list) must be attached to the email, preferably as PDFs. Please note that the last page must be printed, signed, scanned, and attached to the application. If you are unable to scan, you may fax the last page to the number below. All components of the application must be received by 5:00 P.M. CST on the date applications are due.
Following submission of your application, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application and explaining the next steps in the process. If you have any questions, you may email GovDistrictAttorney@wisconsin.gov. If you need to speak with someone immediately, please call (608) 266-1212 and ask to speak with either Daniel Suhr or Karley Downing.
When filling out this application please use additional pages as necessary to provide full and complete answers to every question.