Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Towaliga Judicial Circuit

State Level Position 

Location: Towaliga

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled 

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender IV

The Towaliga Circuit Public Defenders Office is currently seeking to hire an Assistant Public Defender IV. Our office covers Butts, Lamar and Monroe Counties. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal case(s) in Superior and Juvenile Courts. This position is in our Lamar County Office.

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. Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Tina Thornton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who have 5 years or more of criminal defense experience

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