The Eastern Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking to hire an Assistant Public Defender II. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal cases in the Superior Court of Chatman County. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities of the position. Applicants must possess 3-5 years of criminal defense experience. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Emphasis will be placed upon the candidate’s demonstrated commitment to indigent defense.
Description of Duties: The Assistant Public Defender II will provide competent and zealous representation and advocacy to indigent clients. This position performs professional legal work and may assist in cases of routine complexity. Performs other related duties as required.