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Assistant Public Defender - Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit

State  Level Position

Location: Columbus City Recorder's Court

Deadline: Until Position Filled

Salary:  Commensurate with Experience

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I (2 positions)

Primary responsibilities are in the Columbus City’s Recorders Court.  Handling preliminary hearings for both felony and misdemeanor cases that which are bond over to Superior and State court.  It also serves as the court of record for city ordnance and traffic violations.  This is an early start court with attorneys arriving at 7 a.m.

Attorneys will work with and report directly to a Senior Attorney working in court with them.  Applicants should be admitted to practice law in Georgia in be in good standing with the Bar.  And have reliable transportation.

Both positions have July start dates.  Selectee will be a State Employee.  General information about employee benefits may be found at  http://team.georgia.gov

Applicants should send a cover letter, along with a resume (including salary history), references, writing sample and State of Georgia Sensitive Employment Application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Questions or inquiries should be directed to: Stephen A. Craft Chief Assistant Public Defender Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit 420 10th St. Columbus, GA 31901, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Main#706-653-4301, Fax706-653-4300, Direct#706-225-4624, Cell# 706-580-6109

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