PUBLIC DEFENDER POSITION
The Office of the Public Defender in St. Albans, Vermont has an opening for a full-time public defender. The office employs four other attorneys, an investigator, a case aide and a secretary.
The successful candidate must be a member in good standing of the Vermont bar or be eligible to obtain admission by waiver by the start date. Applicants must have 1-5 years of relevant legal experience, or have a background in criminal law studies and student practice. They must be able to work independently and as part of a legal team that handles a very demanding caseload. This is an exempt, full-time position. The position will remain open until filled.
Please email a cover letter and resume by Sunday, November 24th to Mary Deaett, HR & Program Manager, at Mary.Deaett@vermont.gov.
NOTE: If you are interested in an unpaid law student or attorney clerkship, please contact Appellate Defender Josh O’Hara.