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to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Cordele Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Cordele Judicial Circuit

Salary: Commensurate with experience 

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I  

Assistant Public Defender II

The Cordele Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I or II. The Circuit consists of Crisp, Dooly, Ben Hill and Wilcox counties. This position is located in our main Office in Cordele. Primary duties include representing indigent clients in Misdemeanor and Felony cases in Superior Court. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. A strong commitment to indigent defense is required. Trial experience is preferred.

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume with three (3) references and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The Cordele Judicial Circuit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 795-2440
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