Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Mountain Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Mountain Judicial Circuit

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender IV

The Mountain Judicial Circuit has an opening for an Assistant Public Defender IV. The duties of this position entail representing indigent defendants in Superior Court on felony charges: from arrest through trial and appeal. 

Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities of the position. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia, and have previous trial experience. 

Come move to the mountains in beautiful Northeast Georgia!

Please send a cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Drew W. Powell, Circuit Public Defender, P.O. Box 253, 226 Grant Street, Clarkesville, GA 30523, or you may e-mail these documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (e-mail is the preferred method of contact). 

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104 Marietta St NW #400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 795-2440
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