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ProfileAttorney II (Public Defender) Duties: Represent indigent clients in judicial proceedings in the Judicial District and on appeals in the Supreme Court. Travel to all counties in the Judicial District, and may provide conflict services in other jurisdictions. Represent clients in judicial proceedings in a competent, effective and ethical manner. Provide representation for conflict cases in other jurisdictions as necessary which may require some travel.. Keep abreast of statutory and decisional law in areas of practice. Maintain license to practice laws and obtain required CLE credits. May assist with agency education and training programs and projects for public defenders and contract attorneys.. Performs other duties as necessary and/or assigned by the Commission.
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: JD Degree from an accredited law school. Licensure as an attorney eligible to practice law in the State of North Dakota. We will consider applications from persons eligible for licensure, but not currently licensed in ND. 2 years' work experience in the practice of law which included court experience. Experience related to actual criminal defense is preferred. Effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Analytical and decision-making ability.
Job ID 3010020. Send Resume with Cover letter
The North Dakota Commission on Legal Counsel for Indigents
2517 West Main Street
P.O. Box 149
Valley City, ND 58072