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Crown Prosecutor

$296,050 per annum plus conveyance allowance of $17,075 per annum.

The Attorney General is seeking applications from qualified persons for appointment as Crown Prosecutors under the Crown Prosecutors Act 1986 for a fixed term of up to seven years that may be renewed, following an initial twelve-month probationary period.

The positions could be based at various locations around the State, with the successful applicants being required to attend regional courts as directed.

Crown Prosecutors provide high-level, independent professional representation and advice as Counsel representing the Director of Public Prosecutions in criminal matters in all Criminal Courts. The Crown Prosecutors represent the Director in providing an independent, efficient, fair and just prosecution service for the people of New South Wales.

Interested persons must be an Australian lawyer. The key skills and knowledge required for the role are contained in the online role description and they must be addressed in the online application. Applicants must outline their experience in conducting complex jury trials and/or appeals. 

Note: Probity checks will be conducted.

Applications in Word or PDF, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and the names of at least two referees, must be completed online.

Applications close: Sunday, 5 May 2019 (11.59 pm).

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further contact Mr Peter McGrath SC on (02) 9285 8888. 

Applications must be lodged electronically. Please go to and search job reference number (00006YNH)