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Assistant Public Defender - Coweta Judicial Circuit (Meriwether County)

State Level Position

Location: Coweta Judicial Circuit/Meriwether County

Salary: Commensurate with experience 

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

Assistant Public Defender I

The Coweta Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I. The position will be available until filled. Consideration will be given to either an entry level applicant or one with limited experience. The salary level will depend upon experience and other factors deemed relevant. A recent law school graduate awaiting October bar exam results will be considered, should the decision be made to fill the position at the entry level. Others wishing to apply must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for this position, have at least some criminal defense experience, and be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia.  Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to:

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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