Lummi Nation Job Center:
VAWA Deputy Tribal Prosecutor

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Job Title
VAWA Deputy Tribal Prosecutor
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(Until Filled Not Entered)
Job Summary
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Deputy Tribal Prosecutor works as the attorney within the Office of the Reservation Attorney (ORA). The primary responsibility will be to coordinate the planning and implementation of the Violence Against Women Act jurisdiction in Lummi Tribal Court. This attorney will coordinate with the stakeholders, including without limitation the Council, Chief Judge, Chief of Police, Victims of Crimes Program, Law and Justice Commission, and others. Once the procedures are established, this attorney will primarily prosecute cases under the special VAWA jurisdiction against non-tribal perpetrators. The duties may include representing the Lummi Nation in litigation matters in tribal, federal and state courts. Job performance of the VAWA Deputy Tribal Prosecutor is evaluated by the Legal Director.

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