Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Assistant Public Defender - Griffin Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Griffin Judicial Circuit/Fayette County Office

Salary: $43,000.00 to $46,000.00 annually 

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

The Griffin Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I. The position will be open until filled.  The primary responsibility will be assisting with the representation of indigent clients with criminal cases in the state and/or superior courts.  Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position. Some criminal experience is preferred. Superior organization skills and a strong commitment to indigent defense are also required.  Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and a State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Allen Adams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mailing it to the Public Defender’s Office, P. O. Box 1145, Thomaston, GA 30286


Contact Human Resources

Human Resources Manager
Georgia Public Defender Council
104 Marietta Street, Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Tel: 404-795-2440
Toll free: 800-676-4432