$80K - $100K*
The South Georgia 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 and Juvenile Courts of the South Georgia Judicial Circuit, which includes Baker, Calhoun, Deactur, Grady, and Mitchell Counties.
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 in both felony and misdemeanor cases in Superior Court.
Under supervision of the supervising attorney, the chosen candidate will also be responsible for conducting legal research, including researching precendents in cases, preparation and dissemination of complex documents, pleadings compilation, orders, etc. Bilingual is a plus, but not required. Additionally, all applicants must be a current member in good
Valid through: 2020-5-20