Amber R. Mullaly has been appointed to the position of assistant Montgomery County prosecuting attorney in Ohio. Mullaly, daughter of Joanne Havel, is originally from Lone Tree and currently resides in Dayton with her husband.
Mullaly received her law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2014. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2007, majoring in Communications.
Mullaly will be assigned to the Child Protection Unit of the Prosecutor’s Office. The Child Protection Unit intervenes to protect, and in some cases remove, abused and neglected children. Representing the Montgomery County Department of Job and Family Services, the unit prosecutes complaints requesting protective supervision, temporary custody, legal custody, and permanent custody. Whenever law enforcement removes a child from a dangerous environment, the Child Protection Unit is involved.