Jeff Nieman for District Attorney

Community – Equity – Justice

A lifelong resident with 16 years of criminal justice experience in our district, which encompasses Orange and Chatham counties, Jeff lives in Chapel Hill with his family and works as an Assistant District Attorney. He is active in local efforts to improve racial equity, end homelessness, and empower youth in our community.


As District Attorney, Jeff will promote community involvement, equity and justice in our community– for defendants, victims, witnesses, the court system, and the general public. Read more about his demonstrated commitments to these goals and priorities for the future.


Jeff is supported by community leaders, attorneys, former judges, and many other groups. Hear what leaders are saying about Jeff.

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