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Madison – Governor Scott Walker announced today that he is seeking applicants for appointment as the district attorney for Chippewa County.

The new appointees will replace outgoing District Attorney Jon Theisen, who was recently appointed judge for Eau Claire County Circuit Court, Branch 4.

To apply, please submit the following:

Cover Letter

Short Resume

References (list of 3-4)

D.A. Application: found on Governor Walker’s website:

(Select the DA Applicants tab under “Serve” at the top of the page)


Complete application materials should be submitted to:




Applicants should outline in their cover letters what professional and academic experiences qualify them to be District Attorney, and applicants should describe their civic activities and community involvement.  Resumes, cover letters, and applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 4, 2011.  Potential applicants with questions about the appointments process may contact Andrew Hitt or Karley Downing at 608-266-1212.