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MAC Misdemeanor Appointment List

The Harris County Office of Managed Assigned Counsel (MAC) seeks attorneys who are committed to client-centered advocacy, holistic defense, and zealous representation.  To fulfill those values, attorneys should be able to demonstrate through training and experience their knowledge and proficiency in direct client representation and support, criminal law and procedure, litigation and trial skills, and mitigation and negotiation skills. 

The application deadline will be December 9th at 5:00pm with orientation the week of January 9-12 2023.

If interested in applying to join the Misdemeanor Appointment List, please request an application by emailing

For questions or more details, please email our Misdemeanor Chief at

Requirements for the MAC Misdemeanor Appointment List

If you do not currently meet the application requirements, please consider our Mentorship Program.