LAWRENCE COUNTY JOB OPENING NOTICE

 

 

 

 

Date:

February 3, 2017

 

 

Job title:

Deputy Public Defender

 

 

Department/Office:

Office of the Public Defender

 

 

Closing date:

Applications will be reviewed until position is filled

 

 

Start date:

As available

 

 

Salary (annual):

$58,434.48 - $69,576.78 (Dependent upon experience)

 

 

Work schedule:

Full-time

 

 

Submit résumé and writing sample to:

G. Matthew Pike, Director, Office of the Lawrence County Public Defender, 90 Sherman Street, Deadwood, SD 57732

 

 

Description of duties:

Representation of indigent clients through all stages of the state court system in criminal and some civil matters. This includes pre-trial proceedings, motions, court and jury trials of criminal matters, appeals, habeas corpus proceedings, abuse and neglect actions, and juvenile proceedings.

 

 

Qualifications:

The successful applicant must possess a J.D. degree and be a current member in good standing or eligible for admission to the South Dakota Bar. Criminal trial experience or clinical program experience in criminal law are preferred.

 

 

Additional information:

Please contact the Office of the Lawrence County Public Defender for more information at (605) 578-3000.

 

 

 

Lawrence County is an equal opportunity employer.