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Assistant Public Defender - Macon Judicial Circuit
State Level Position
Location: Macon Judicial Circuit
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Deadline: Open until filled
Job Description and Requirements:
The Macon Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office is seeking to fill an Assistant Public Defender I position. Primary duties include representing indigent clients with criminal case(s) in Superior Court in the Macon CIrcuit. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position, including but not limited to, preparation and presentation of cases for trial and entering of pleas. Under supervision, attorney will also be responsible for conducting legal research, including researching precedents in cases, preparation and dissemination of complex documents, pleading compilation, orders, etc.
Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Chief Assistant Public Defender Tamika Fluker at email@example.com.
Juris Doctorate from an accredited college or university AND license to practice law in the State of Georgia OR eligibility to sit for the next Georgia Bar examination OR reciprocity (must obtain Law License). Note: Some positions may not allow the eligibility clause.