Assistant Public Defender

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Job location
22 Market Street
4th Floor
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Dutchess County Public Defender’s Office
Street address: 
22 Market Street, 4th Floor
New York
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

The Dutchess County Public Defender’s Office in Poughkeepsie, NY is seeking an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Dutchess County is located in the middle of the historic and scenic Hudson Valley with train service to New York City. Our county is a mix of mid-size cities, small villages and farms. We are a mid-size office of approximately 30 attorneys and growing. Our practice areas include criminal, family, parole and appellate work. We are well funded and have a dynamic support staff that includes investigators, social workers, intake workers, and clerical support. We are client focused and community minded. Salary: $83,244.00 and excellent benefits including participation in the NYS Pension System. Dutchess County is an equal opportunity employer.


Qualifications: Admitted NYS attorney with 3 years of experience handling criminal matters. Valid driver’s license.

To apply: 

Application deadline: April 19, 2019. Please send cover letter and resume to Thomas N. N. Angell, Esq., Dutchess County Public Defender, 22 Market Street, 4th Floor, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Submission deadline: 
Friday, April 19, 2019