Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Rome Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Rome Judicial Circuit

Deadline: Open until filled

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender II

Assistant Public Defender III

The Rome Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender II or III position. The level will be determined based on years of experience. Primary duties will include representation of indigent criminal defendants in the Superior Court of the Rome Judicial Circuit for the county of Floyd.

Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities of the position. The chosen applicant must be a member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia and will possess a valid driver’s license. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Lee Henley, Circuit Public Defender, via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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