Attorney General (Austenasia)

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Attorney General
Incumbent
Lord Adam, Duke of Washington

since 4 April 2019
Ministry of Justice
Appointer The Monarch on the advice of the Prime Minister

The Attorney General of Austenasia is the member of Cabinet who serves as the chief lawyer of the Government and leader of the Ministry of Justice of the Empire of Austenasia. The Attorney General is therefore responsible for providing the members and bodies of the Government with legal advice, serving as or appointing the prosecutor for trials of the Imperial Court, and overseeing the administration of the Austenasian Police. They have the authority to appoint magistrates to resolve civil disputes and to appoint the Chief Inspector of the Austenasian Police with the consent of the Prime Minister.

Although the office was established on 4 April 2019, it was not until 7 April - three days later - that the first and incumbent Attorney General, Lord Adam, Duke of Washington, was appointed.

List of Attorneys General

Number Picture Name Political party Took office Left office Notes
01 Adam Mar 16.jpg Lord Adam, Duke of Washington Independent
(considered Socialist)
7 April 2019 Incumbent Appointed Attorney General by the Monarch on the advice of the Prime Minister Lord Admiral Joseph Kennedy.