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Assistant Public Defender

Job Title:
Assistant Public Defender
County Name:
Monroe County
The Monroe County District Public Defender's Office is actively seeking compassionate & committed individuals with a passion for serving the public interest, by ensuring access to justice for impecunious individuals. Joining our team as an Assistant Public Defender, you will report to the Chief Public Defender and will be responsible for representing and defending indigent clients in District Justice Court, Court of Common Please, in state Superior and Supreme Courts, & in Juvenile Court within the State of Pennsylvania.
Minimum qualifications for the position are as follows:
  • Must possess a Juris Doctorate degree
  • Must be a member in good standing of the Pennsylvania Bar
  • Must possess six (6) months previous experience or training; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position
  • Must possess a valid PA driver’s license
If you are looking for a rewarding opportunity to serve the community and provide legal defense for individuals facing criminal charges, we encourage you to apply for the Assistant District Attorney position with the Monroe County Public Defender's Office.
Monroe County offers affordable Medical and Dental benefits; no-cost vision, life insurance, & tele-med services; pension; student loan forgiveness, 14 paid holidays, and much more!
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Monroe County, Pennsylvania, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer
Posting Date:
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Expiration Date:
Contact Name:
Jack Tazzetto
7 and Monroe St Stroudsburg PA 18360 United States