The Alternate Public Defender South Metro Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender I, II, or III serving our Flint, Clayton, and Griffin Circuits in the Henry, Clayton, and Pike Counties. Primary duties include representing indigent clients in all phases of criminal proceedings, including arraignment, pretrial hearings, trial preparation, plea negotiations, trial, and sentencing. This position involves extensive courtroom and trial experience. The chosen applicant will be a member in good standing with the State of Georgia Bar and have a strong commitment to indigent criminal defense.
Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and email a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and references to GPDC-Jobs@gapubdef.org. Make sure to include “APD South Metro – Assistant Public Defender 1, 2, or 3” in the subject line of your email.
Description of Duties: The Assistant Public Defender I, II, or III will provide competent and zealous representation and advocacy to indigent clients.