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Assistant Public Defender - Dougherty Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Dougherty Judicial Circuit - Albany, Ga

Deadline: Until Filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Publice Defender I

The Dougherty Circuit Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I. The employee will be assigned to work in our office located at the Dougherty County Courthouse and at a separate office maintained by the Dougherty Jail Facility.  Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for this position.   Interested applicants should submit a Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application, resume & cover letter to Leisa Johnson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.., or mail to Dougherty Circuit Public Defender’s Office, 225 Pine Avenue, Room 100, Albany, Georgia, 31702. No faxes, please. 

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