Job Details

Litigation - General Attorney in Cheyenne, WY

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Company name

Wyoming Public Defenders Office

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial


$6,571.00 - $8,214.00 Monthly

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required


USA Cheyenne, WY

Date Last Verified

Sep 23,2017

Posted on

Aug 22,2017

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Practicing Attorney Level 4 Duties: Provides high quality appellate representation to indigent clients convicted of felonies. Pursues direct appeals to the Supreme Court and ancillary proceedings. Ensures effective representation pursuant to constitutional and statutory mandates. Review court records, pleadings, and transcripts of proceedings in lower courts. Research, write, and file briefs, memoranda, motions, and other pleadings. Consult and counsel clients. Represent indigent clients at trial level as needed. Appear in court, particularly in oral argument to the Wyoming Supreme Court. Advise trial counsel as needed. Prepare continuing legal education programs as needed. Serve on State Boards and Committees as needed. Travel as needed throughout the state, to correctional facilities.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: JD Degree. 7+ years of relevant legal experience. License to practice law in Wyoming. Preference will be given to those with previous appellate experience and/or demonstrated strong legal writing skills. KNOWLEDGE of: Wyoming Criminal Law, State and federal constitutional law, Strong computer skills, Familiarity with Westlaw.

Additional info

Job # 06833

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Wyoming Public Defenders Office
2020 Carey Avenue, 3rd Floor
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307-777-7188
Fax: 307-777-6562