Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Eastern Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Eastern Judicial Circuit (Chatham County)

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender III

The Eastern Judicial Circuit Public Defender Office is seeking to fill one (1) Assistant Public Defender III position. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal cases in the Superior Court of Chatham County. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities of the position. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Emphasis will be placed upon candidates' demonstrated commitment to indigent defense.  Juris Doctorate from an accredited college or university AND license to practice law in the State of Georgia AND 3 years experience in the area of criminal law required for this position. Preference will be given to candidates who have 5 or more years of criminal defense experience.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Application to Daniel Crovatt, Operations Director 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