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Assistant Public Defender - Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit/Muscogee County

Deadline:  Until Position Filled

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Assistant Public Defender II 

Assistant Public Defender III

The Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I or II.   Experienced attorney for Superior Court felony trial team.  Strong background in Jury Trial and felony casework. Appeal experience and admission to the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals preferred.  Lawyers work in teams, generally assigned to two Superior Court Judges trial divisions.  Must have strong organizational skills.   This position is primarily in the Muscogee County Division (Columbus) but may at times include courts in the larger Chattahoochee Circuit.

Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia.  And have reliable transportation.

Salary dependent on experience.   Available start date, late July.  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 Applicationt 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.

General# 706-653-4301, Fax#706-653-4300, 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