Public Defender V
The candidate will provide professional legal services representing juvenile and adult indigent clients. Will handle highly complex appeals or serve as lead counsel for serious violent felony or appeals and other highly complex litigation cases. Handle all levels of criminal cases and legal matters including the most complex felonies, including high profile cases, such as capital cases. Act with independence with little guidance. Acquire sufficient knowle... read more
The candidate will manage a variety of statewide and local programs that provide legal services to victims of domestic violence, stalking, human trafficking, and sexual assault as well as victims of crime as enumerated by the firm’s Crime Victim's Act and federal law. Will oversee the work performed by attorney and paralegal staff under those funding sources and may be asked to provide support to other projects performing similar work. Participate in ca...
The candidate will direct, plan, and perform complex technical legal work as an assistant to an attorney, judge, adjudicator or hearing officer. Employees, under the supervision of an attorney, direct the preparation of legal documents that will be presented for final approval by an attorney. Employees conduct extensive legal research. Bachelor’s Degree in Paralegal, Legal Science, Business, English, History, Communications, Psychology, and/or Sociology, and ...
Duties: Represents agencies and clients in matters of moderate to intermediate difficulty. Applies broad knowledge of the law and an understanding of agency programs to achieve specific objectives. Drafts, reviews and evaluates legal documents, pleadings, regulations, policies, legislation and legal precedents to determine the impact on the agency or client. Represents the agency or client in administrative proceedings and trial courts and may assist in appellat...
Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Summer
The candidate should have excellent academic grades. Academic credit may be granted, subject to law school policy and practice.
Application Deadline: December 1