Memorial Services for County Attorney Robert Hilder
A Memorial Service will be held in Robert Hilder’s honor on May 15th at the Jim Santy Auditorium, 1255 Park Avenue, from Noon to 2:00pm in Park City.
Robert’s family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to a memorial scholarship fund set up in Robert’s honor at the University of Utah law school to fund immigrant legal education. The Attorney’s Office in Coalville will be collecting donations for those wanting to contribute to Robert’s memorial scholarship fund.
Nominees for Summit County Attorney
Due to the tragic passing of Judge Robert Hilder, the Summit County Democratic Party is seeking candidates for the position of Summit County Attorney, to serve the current term of office through 2018.
The County Attorney is responsible for managing four divisions in the Summit County Attorney’s Office.
- The Civil Division provides legal counsel and advice to the County Commission, other elected county officials, and the various county departments, boards, special districts, and agencies. The Civil Division also defends all actions and claims brought against Summit County and prosecutes all actions for the recovery of debts, fines, penalties, and forfeitures accruing to Summit County.
- The Criminal Division acts as prosecutors for felony and misdemeanor criminal offenses in District Court and Justice Court and for delinquency matters in Juvenile Court.
- The Children’s Justice Center provides a child-friendly atmosphere designed to help children feel safe and comfortable while they are being interviewed regarding alleged abuse.
- The Victim Assistance Program provides education, referrals and court support for victims and witnesses as their offender moves through the criminal justice process.
Qualifications: Candidates must be (a) citizens of the United States, (b) attorneys in good standing that are licensed to practice law in the State of Utah, (c) registered voters in Summit County, and (d) willing to become a resident of Summit County within 30 days of the appointment to the office. UCA 20A-9-201(3)(A)(iii).
All interested candidates should submit their contact details and a current resume to the Summit County Democratic Party at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to May 20, 2017. Any questions can be addressed to Contact Us.
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