Assistant Public Defender
The candidate must have J.D./LL.B. from an accredited law school and meet the requirements of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Article 26.052b. Those qualifications are: good standing membership with the State Bar of Texas; exhibit proficiency and commitment to providing quality representation to defendants in death penalty cases; Trial experience in: the use of and challenge to mental health or forensic expert witnesses; and investigating and... read more
The candidate will be answering phones, writing letters, and attending district events. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various constituent case work or work on District-based projects of importance.
The candidate will answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attend hearings and briefings and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House.