Appellate Defender - Vermont

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Job location
Baldwin St.
Montpelier, VT 05633
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Vermont Office of the Defender General
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

Appellate Defender needed to provide zealous and creative representation for indigent clients with criminal and juvenile cases before the Vermont Supreme Court. The position will also include front-line representation of children in State custody and work for juvenile policy reform through litigation and advocacy in the Juvenile Defender Division.

The Appellate and Juvenile Defender Divisions are busy, client-centered, and committed to producing excellent work and achieving great results. The successful candidate will be similarly motivated and have top-notch writing and research skills, post-bar experience in appellate criminal defense, and an interest in juvenile law.


Current Vermont Bar license or ability to waive-in are required.

To apply: 

Please email resume and cover letter by Friday, July 22nd to Mary Deaett, HR & Program Administrator @ [email protected]

Equal Opportunity Employer
Submission deadline: 
Friday, July 22, 2016