Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Alcovy Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Alcovy Judicial Circuit, Newton County

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: December 17, 2018 (or until filled)

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

The Alcovy Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender position in the Newton County Office. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal case(s) in both Superior & Juvenile Courts from arrest to trial and appeal if necessary. Applicants must have the necessary skills to perform the responsibilities for the position. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia.  Although interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible, the deadline for submission is December 17, 2018, or until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, at least three professional references, and a State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Terri Hall at:  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