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Attorney 2

at State of Georgia

Posted: 11/10/2017
Job Reference #: LEG00EZ
Categories: Legal
Keywords: legal, law

Job Description

The Northeastern Judicial Circuit Public Defender'sOffice is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender II or IIIposition in its Hall County office.  The level will be determined by thequalifications of the chosen candidate. The person selected for this position mustbe willing to relocate to Hall County.  Primary duties includerepresenting indigent clients with a criminal case(s) in Superior Court. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills toperform the job duties and responsibilities for the position. Applicants mustbe a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia with severalyears' experience in indigent defense. In addition, a knowledge ofimmigration law is preferred.  Superior organizational skills and a strongcommitment to indigent defense are also required. Interested applicantsshould submit a cover letter, resume and a State of Georgia SensitivePosition EmploymentApplication to Evi Turk, Office Manager, at eturk@hallcounty.org



Qualifications

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 AND One year of relevant legal experience OR One year of experience required at the lower level Attorney 1 (LEP020).