Specialized Unit- Assistant Public Defender II (Juvenile)


The Specialized Unit Office is seeking to hire two Assistant Public Defenders II. These are State-funded positions. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with juvenile cases, deprivation actions, and other Juvenile Court matters. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position. Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. A strong commitment to indigent defense is also required. Three (3) or more years of experience practicing in Juvenile /Youth Court as well as SB440 in Superior Court is preferred.

Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and submit a cover letter and resume to GPDC-Jobs@gapubdef.org. Make sure to include “Specialized Unit: Juvenile 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 in Juvenile Courts. Performs other related duties as required.

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