Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Paulding County

County Level Position

Location: Paulding Judicial Circuit

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: October 1, 2019 or until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

The Paulding Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender I position. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal case(s) in Superior Court and Juvenile Court of Paulding County. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position, including but not limited to, preparation and presentation of cases for trial and entering of pleas, in both felony and misdemeanor cases in Superior Court. Under supervision of the supervising attorney will also be responsible for conducting legal research, including researching precedents in cases, preparation and dissemination of complex documents, pleading compilation, orders, etc. A willingness to handle juvenile cases a plus. Bilingual is a plus but not required.

Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia.

The deadline for submission is October 1, 2019 or until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Rhonda Franklin, Office Manager, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



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