Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Immediate Need For Private Practice Attorney

Location:  Northeast Georgia

The Georgia Public Defender Council (GPDC) has an IMMEDIATE need for a private practice attorney to accept the reassignment of a substantial client list primarily in the Mountain Circuit, but also including the Enotah and Northern Circuits. The ideal candidate would be an experienced criminal defense lawyer with long term plans to remain in private practice. The attorney would also be willing to accept new clients in the region and to either have or be willing to establish a local office. Two or more separate law firms may be ideal.

 All interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to the attention of Jim Stokes, Director, State Level Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the terms "Interested Conflict Attorney-Northeast Georgia" placed in the Subject line of the email.  No phone calls please.  

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