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Assistant Federal Public Defender

Company name

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 14, 2021

Valid Through

Jan 27, 2022

Posted on

Sep 24, 2021

Years of Experience

1-2 yrs required

Location

Tucson, AZ, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Assistant Federal Public Defender
The candidate will represent clients charged with federal criminal offenses and clients involved in other matters covered under the Criminal Justice Act. The position requires travel for investigation, litigation, and training. Federal public defender attorneys may not engage in the private practice of law.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should be a graduate of an accredited law school. Should be admitted to practice in good standing before the highest court of a state, licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court by the time of entrance on duty. Must have 1-2 years of experience in trial work or other related work, and a commitment to criminal defense. Should have 5 years of experience is preferred. Spanish language fluency is required for this position. Should have Spanish fluency. Should have a background in the investigation including an FBI name and fingerprint check and an IRS tax check. Should have a clearly demonstrated aptitude for excellence in criminal defense practice, a commitment to the representation of indigent accused persons, and a reputation for personal integrity. Applicants must also possess the ability to communicate effectively with clients, witnesses, colleagues, staff, and court and agency personnel as part of the employment. Experience in handling federal criminal cases is preferred.

Additional info

Position Announcement: 21-20. Send letter of interest, resume, and representative writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Federal Public Defender - District of Arizona
407 W. Congress Street
Suite 501
Tucson, AZ 85701-1310

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