Dubuque County Attorney
Employer / Organization
Nov 08, 2022
Mar 07, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022
The county attorney is the chief prosecutor for the district, representing the government in criminal cases. The attorney investigates crimes, decides whether or not to bring charges against suspects, negotiates plea bargains, and tries cases before juries or judges. The attorney may also serve as legal counsel for the government.
Application GuidelinesIf you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county auditor. The auditor can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. Party candidates will need to meet earlier deadlines to participate in the primary.
Submit application to:
Dubuque County Auditor, 720 Central Avenue , Dubuque, IA, 52001, US