Alternate Public Defender West Georgia – Assistant Public Defender II

The Alternate Public Defender West Georgia Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender II position.  This position is serving the Coweta, Paulding, and Tallapoosa Circuits in the Carroll, Coweta, Haralson, Paulding, Polk, and Troup counties.

Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and submit a cover letter and resume to  Make sure to include “APD West Georgia:  ADP 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 an attorney, assigned to serious, high-profile, and significant felony and appellate cases, as well as all other criminal matters in the Superior Court.  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.

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