Specialized Unit – Traveling Assistant Public Defender (Grant-Funded)


The Specialized Unit is looking to hire a Traveling Assistant Public Defender. The Traveling Assistant Public Defender 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 throughout the state.

Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Location: All GPDC contracted circuits
Duration: Funding is provided for two years after the hire date
Grant Funded: This position is funded through the State of Georgia; funding is apportioned for at least two years of employment after a candidate’s hire date.
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: Traveling APD (Grant-Funded)” in the subject line of your email.

Description of Duties
: The Traveling Assistant Public Defender 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 throughout the state.

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