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Government and Government Relations Attorney in Fort Myers, FL

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Company name

State of Florida Justice Administrative Commission

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Location

USA Fort Myers, FL

Date Last Verified

Jun 19,2018

Posted on

Jan 11,2018

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Assistant Public Defender The candidate will be responsible for: accepting, researching, and preparing each case efficiently and expeditiously; advising and counseling each client regarding plea offers, client’s rights and options, strategies, sentencing, appellate rights, etc.; establishing and maintaining a professional relationship with each client, family, witness, and court personnel; maintaining open lines of communications with clients and their families, witnesses, and court personnel; involving investigators, interns and other support staff appropriately; seeking assistance from experts appropriate to the case; demonstrating maturity and a professional demeanor at all times; exercising sound judgment to achieve desired results; handling emergency assignments when needed; attending and participating in training seminars, division meetings, and staffing sessions; abiding by all Public Defender policies and procedures outlined in manual including but not limited to attendance, punctuality and professional dress code; and performing other related work as required. Must be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar and able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Should have JD degree. Posting Closing Date: 06/30/2018.

Additional info

Requisition No: 16550. Position Number: 21013292.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
State of Florida Justice Administrative Commission
Post Office Box 1654
Tallahassee, FL 32317-5709
Phone: 866-663-4735