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to indigent people accused of crimes.

 

 

 

 

Assistant Public Defender - Atlantic Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Atlantic Judicial Circuit – Liberty County, Tattnall/Evans

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

The Atlantic Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking to hire two entry level Assistant Public Defenders. The chosen candidates will represent clients in Liberty County Superior Court, or Tattnall and Evans County State and Superior Court. Applicants must have the necessary skills to perform the responsibilities for the position. Strong work ethic and commitment to indigent defense required. A desire to participate in NCDC’s Criminal Defense College or Gideon’s Promise Core Training required. The Atlantic Judicial Circuit covers six counties- McIntosh, Long, Liberty, Tattnall, Evans, and Bryan. The Long and Liberty county positions will be based in our Hinesville office (approx. 40 minutes from Savannah / Pooler). The Tattnall/Evans position is based in our Reidsville office (approx. 1 hour from Savannah / Pooler).

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, writing sample, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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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