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Job location
Courthouse Plaza
633 South 9th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Lancaster County Public Defender
Street address: 
633 South 9th Street
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

The position is an entry level position and the attorney will be responsible for representing youth in the Separate Juvenile Court of Lancaster County. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated attorney dedicated to indigent defense and licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska, or able to become licenses in the next two months. The applicants should have an interest in juvenile and adult criminal defense litigation and exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills. Starting salary is for entry level Attorney I $69,765.28 with an excellent benefit package.


Licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska, or able to become licensed in the next two months.

To apply: 

Applicants should send a current resume, 3 references, a writing sample, and a transcript of their law school grades to the attention of Monica Ross, Administrative Services Officer, Lancaster County Public Defender's Office, 633 South 9th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, September 30, 2020.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
$69, 765.28 starting salary
Submission deadline: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020