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Assistant Public Defender - South Georgia Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: South Georgia Judicial Circuit 

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

Assistant Public Defender II

Assistant Public Defender III

Assistant Public Defender IV

The South Georgia Judicial Circuit is seeking to fill two Assistant Public Defender positions, effective immediately. These positions can be filled at the APD I, II, III, or IV level, and will be based on the candidate's experience. The primary duties will include representing indigent clients with criminal cases, in Superior Court, at all stages of the criminal procedure process, in all five counties of the South Georgia Circuit.  All applicants must have the skills to perform the responsibilities for this position. Additionally, all applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia or intending to take the Georgia bar exam in February or July 2019. The interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible and will continue until the positions are filled. All interested applicants should submit a resume, three professional references, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Application to Tre McLendon at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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