Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Pataula Judicial Circuit-Assistant Public Defender I

The Pataula Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking to hire an Assistant Public Defender I. The primary responsibilities are in the Juvenile and Superior Courts of the Pataula Circuit, handling both felony and misdemeanor cases. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the position's essential duties and responsibilities. Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and email a cover letter and resume to Marla Chambless at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Description of Duties: The Assistant Public Defender I will provide competent and zealous representation and advocacy to indigent clients. This position performs beginning level professional legal work and may assist in cases of routine complexity. To be considered for this position, candidates must possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited college or university and a license to practice law in the State of Georgia. Performs other related duties as required.


Job Description: Assistant Public Defender I

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