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...
Intern may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various constituent case work or work on District-based projects of importance.