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The U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Michigan, employs approximately 115 Assistant U.S. Attorneys. The majority of the attorney positions are assigned to the Detroit duty station, working in either the Criminal, Civil, or Appellate Division. Assistant U.S. Attorneys have come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences before joining the office. The great majority have had experience with a private law firm, a state prosecutor's office, or a public defender office. A smaller number have come from judicial clerkships or a Federal or state agency. More than twenty different law schools are represented among the current group of Assistants. The average length of stay for Assistants is greater than ten years, and this time period is increasing, with a significant portion of the office consisting of career prosecutors.

Our office currently is accepting applications for AUSA positions. Additional information can be found at the following link:


Vacancy FY 2015-EDMI-08-AUSA-TERM Open June 5, 2015 - Close September 30, 2015

Questionaire - Term (40.35 KB) - pdf

Vacancy #FY 2015-EDMI-02-AUSA Open Oct 8, 2014 - Close Sep 30, 2015

Questionnaire- pdf

Vacancy # FY 2015-EDMI-01-SAUSA - Legal Fellows Program, Open Oct. 8, 2014 - Close Sep 30, 2015

Questionnaire - Legal Fellows Program - pdf

For additional information regarding application procedures for AUSA positions, please direct e-mail inquiries to:

Updated June 15, 2015