The Alternate Public Defender Atlanta/Stone Mountain Office is seeking to hire an Assistant Public Defender II. Applicant must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position, including preparing cases for trial, zealously advocating and defending their client, seeking and negotiating plea dispositions, and entering pleas in felony cases in Superior Court. Applicant must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. A strong commitment to indigent defense is also required.
Interested applicant should apply on Team Georgia Careers and submit a cover letter and resume to GPDC-Jobs@gapubdef.org. Make sure to included “APD Atlanta/Stone Mountain: APD II” in the subject line of your email.
Description of Duties: The Assistant Public Defender II will provide competent and zealous representation and advocacy to indigent clients. This position performs as a lead attorney, assigned to serious, high-profile, and significant felony and appellate cases.