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1004 DeSoto Park Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32301
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Capital Collateral Regional Counsel-North
Street address: 
1004 DeSoto Park Drive
City: 
Tallahassee
State: 
Florida
ZIP: 
32301
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

Capital Collateral Regional Counsel-North in Tallahassee is seeking a second chair attorney with an interest in death penalty litigation for capital post conviction proceedings. Duties include developing a rapport with death sentenced clients, re-investigating the case for guilt phase and penalty phase issues, public records litigation, drafting of post conviction motions in the trial court and petitions for writ of habeas corpus in federal court, filing of appeals in the Florida Supreme Court, the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. In addition to working with a lead attorney, second chair attorneys will work closely with an investigator and work with experts to develop mitigation themes and challenge forensic evidence.

Requirements: 

Must be a member of the Florida Bar or willing to become one. Must have excellent research and writing skills.

To apply: 

Email resume and writing sample to [email protected]

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Commensurate with experience plus State of Florida benefits package
Submission deadline: 
Monday, October 15, 2018