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Assistant Public Defender - Clayton Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Clayton Judicial Circuit

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender II

Assistant Public Defender III

The office of the Clayton Circuit Public Defender is currently seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender II or Assistant Public Defender III position. The level will be determined based on years of experience.  Felony courtroom and Appellate experience are preferred. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for this position and must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Please send cover letter, resume with salary history, references, a writing sample (if you have Appellate writing experience), and a State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Christine Van Dross at:

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Contact Human Resources

Human Resources Manager
Georgia Public Defender Council
104 Marietta Street, Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Tel: 404-795-2440
Toll free: 800-676-4432