The Allen County Prosecutor’s Office is looking for dedicated and talented individuals who are willing and eager to work with our growing team of professional public servants. Our staff of approximately 120 employees maintains over 22,000 active child support cases; establishing paternity and enforcing current child support orders. We also aggressively represent the State of Indiana, victims, and the constitutional rights of the defendant, in each case presented to us for prosecution. We have a variety of career opportunities available for attorneys, non-attorneys and students interested in legal internships.

Fort Wayne is the second largest city in Indiana and one of the fastest-growing communities in the state with one of the lowest costs of living. Our downtown area is experiencing a rebirth, with several new residential, shopping, entertainment and dining options and more on the way. We have an established arts scene and our children's zoo has been ranked the best in the country. We are also consistently among the top five U.S. cities for minor league sports.

It is the policy of the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office to provide equal opportunity of employment to all employees and applicants. No person will be discriminated against. We invite all qualified individuals to apply for our available positions.

Current Openings

Deputy Prosecuting Attorney


The Allen County Prosecutor’s Office provides legal internships to law school students. Although our internships are unpaid, the experience and knowledge you will gain during your time spent with our office will be invaluable to your future law career.

Internship opportunities are also available for undergraduate students. Your eligibility is not based on your degree or major, but preference is shown to those candidates that have an interest in the criminal justice system or are required to complete an internship for college credit.

Internships are provided throughout the year and we always accept resumes. Students interested in applying for one of our internships are requested to send a resume and cover letter to Please note that we are unable to accept every applicant that applies as we do receive a high number of candidates, especially during the summer months.