Lane County District Attorney

Employer / Organization

Oregon

Next Election

May 19, 2020

Filing Window

Sep 12, 2019 - Mar 10, 2020

Description

The Lane County District Attorney is elected countywide and is responsible for the prosecution of all crimes in Lane County Circuit Court. Some of the divisions in the District Attorney’s office are: Criminal Prosecution, Family Law (including Child Support Enforcement), Juvenile Court, Medical Examiner, and Victim Services. The District Attorney is a pivotal elected role in our community, as it sets the legal tone with its prosecutions and efforts.

Application Guidelines
To file for this position follow these three steps. 1) Contact the Lane County Elections Division to verify that your address qualifies for the position and that you meet any other requirements (like living in the district for a certain period of time). 2) Arrange to obtain the filing documents from the elections office, and double check with them filing paperwork submission dates. It is understood that first time or beginning candidates may need someone to review the paperwork with them, so it is useful to stop by the office in person during normal business hours, or arrange a time that you can speak with someone while picking up the filing papers. 3) Submit the filing papers and any other necessary documents to the city clerk/secretary during the required timeframe. Candidacy filing papers can be acquired at and are submitted to the Lane County Elections Division's office, which can be reached by phone at (541) 682-4234 and visited during normal working hours between Monday and Friday at 275 W. 10th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401.

Submit application to:
Lane County Elections, 275 W. 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR, 97401, US