Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

Careers & Training

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City seeks candidates for the position of Chief of External Affairs. The position is responsible for various units, including Community Affairs, Victim/Witness Services, Crime Control and Prevention, and Communications for the office. The Chief of External Affairs serves as the frontline to the community, government officials, and key stakeholders and spearheads initiatives to help implement the State’s Attorney’s vision for reforming the criminal justice system in Baltimore, Maryland. Specifically, the Chief of External Affairs supervises a team of approximately forty (40) individuals with four (4) direct reports who are responsible for managing the units referenced above. This position reports directly to the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City. 

The Office of the State’s Attorney is seeking a Paralegal for the Charging Division for a twelve hour, night-time shift three days per week. This position requires working holidays and weekends throughout the year. The days and hours are subject to change with notice, pursuant to the needs of the office.

The Office of the State’s Attorney is seeking to fill the position of Chief of the Juvenile Division. The Division is responsible for the investigation and prosecution of misdemeanor and felony cases for offenders under the age of Eighteen (18) years.

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City is seeking a full-time Assistant State’s Attorney for the Charging Division at Central Booking. This position requires a 12 hour rotational shift schedule which includes week days, week nights, weekends and holidays. The rotation shift schedule requires an ASA to work two days from 2 pm to 2 am, with the next three days off.

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City is seeking a full-time Assistant State’s Attorney for the Charging Division at Central Booking.  This position requires a 12 hour rotational shift schedule which includes week days, week nights, weekends and holidays. The rotation shift schedule requires an ASA to work two days from 9 pm to 9 am, with the next three days off.

The Office is seeking an Assistant State’s Attorney to serve as the Deputy Director of the Crime Control and Prevention (CCP) Division within the Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City (SAO) located at 120 E. Baltimore Street.

The Office of the State’s Attorney is seeking to fill the position of Assistant State’s Attorney (ASA) to handle Felony Trials in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City.  An ASA handling felony cases performs progressively responsible legal work for the State’s Attorney’s Office for Baltimore City involving, preparing and litigating felony cases of varying complexity as well as a wide variety of other legal matters. Work of this class involves no supervisory duties or responsibilities.

The Office is seeking a Paralegal/Drug Treatment Court Coordinator to assist with Drug Treatment Court cases adjudicated in Baltimore City Circuit Court. The duty station for this position is 120 E. Baltimore Street in Baltimore.

The Office is seeking an Assistant State’s Attorney to work as a Prosecutor in the Police Integrity & Public Trust Division, 10th Floor 120 E. Baltimore Street. The ASA will assist in investigating and prosecuting cases involving police misconduct and public fraud.