Assistant Public Defender

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Job location
236 Forsyth Street
Atlanta, GA 30068
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
City of Atlanta, Office of the Public Defender
Street address: 
236 Forsyth Street
City: 
Atlanta
State: 
Georgia
ZIP: 
30303
Job type: 
Legal - Defender
Position Description: 

Assistant Public Defender - Represent clients with a team of advocates who provide zealous defense and holistic, client centered care. Atlanta Municipal Court has jurisdiction over city ordinances, traffic charges and other misdemeanors. Defense program includes community outreach and opportunities to engage in reform initiatives and social justice projects that promote client rights and community engagement.

Requirements: 

Georgia Bar License required. Demonstrated interest in public defense desired.

To apply: 

Send resume to Director, Rosalie Joy at [email protected]

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
56-63,000
Submission deadline: 
Monday, October 31, 2016
Expiration date: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016