Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit - Assistant Public Defender I

The Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit Defender's Office is accepting applications for an Assistant Public Defender I.  Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position.  Applicants must be a current member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia.  Superior organizational skills and a strong commitment to indigent defense are also required.  Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and email a cover letter and resume to David Smith at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Description of Duties: The Assistant Public Defender I will provide competent and zealous representation and advocacy to indigent clients. This position performs beginning level professional legal work and may assist in cases of routine complexity. To be considered for this position, candidates must possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited college or university and license to practice law in the State of Georgia.  Performs other related duties as required.

Job Description:  Assistant Public Defender I

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