Other States/National

Executive Director, Georgia Resource Center
Post date: 1/14/19

Please click HERE for the full job posting.

Mitigation Investigator, ARC, Inc.

ARC, Inc. is seeking an experienced life history investigator to join us in conducting high-quality investigations on behalf of indigent clients. The ideal candidate will bring a minimum of two years working as a mitigation specialist. Proficiency in Spanish is highly preferred.

For the full posting, please click HERE

Assistant Federal Public Defender, Tennessee

The Federal Public Defender for the Middle District of Tennessee is accepting applications for an Assistant Federal Public Defender in our capital habeas unit which represents indigent state prisoners in capital federal habeas corpus petitions brought pursuant to 28 U.S. C. 2254 and related proceedings.

Please click HERE for full details.

Michigan Assistant Defender for Juvenile Lifer Unit

Please click HERE for full details.

Post-Conviction Staff Attorney Opening
Texas Defender Service (TDS)


Please click HERE for full details.

Junior Mitigation Specialist
Texas Defender Service (TDS)


Please click HERE for full details.

Assistant Public Defender, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

The Office of the Public Defender, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands has an opening for an Assistant Public Defender.

Please click HERE for full details.

Tennessee Office of the Post-Conviction Defender

The Tennessee Office of the Post-Conviction Defender is accepting applications for an Assistant Post-Conviction Defender position.

The OPCD is an independent agency of the Tennessee state government. The agency represents people sentenced to death in Tennessee and provides non-case-specific assistance and educational resources to appointed counsel in capital cases. Direct representation focuses on the investigation and presentation of collateral claims in state courts, primarily in post-conviction proceedings. The OPCD handles cases throughout Tennessee and travel is required. Please see www.tnpcdo.net/employement/ for further details.

[NAPD Racial Justice] NYC federal capital defense posting

Circulating this position related to the Saipov prosecution in New York.

Federal Defender Position

Opening at the Federal Defenders of New York for an Assistant Federal Defender attorney position in the Manhattan office of the Southern District of New York. For approximately 18-24 months, the attorney will work exclusively on a trial-level federal capital case with an emphasis on legal research and writing. After the conclusion of the case, the attorney will transition to trial or appeals work depending on the needs of the office and the interests of the applicant. We are particularly interested in candidates with appellate and/or capital habeas experience. Salary based on experience and federal pay scale. Excellent benefits. Minimum qualification: Law school graduate with 2 years work experience and demonstrated interest in indigent criminal defense. EOE. Will respond only if selected for interview. No calls or faxes. Deadline for application December 15, 2017. Send resume, cover letter, law school transcript and writing sample via email to Jennifer_Brown@fd.org. The cover letter may be addressed to David Patton, Executive Director, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., 52 Duane Street, 10th Fl, NY, NY 10007-1207.

Massachusetts Public Defender agency
Attorney-in-Charge of the Appeals Unit


The Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS), the Massachusetts Public Defender agency, is seeking a full-time attorney for the position of Attorney-in-Charge of the Appeals Unit for the Public Defender Division. Attorneys interested in applying for the position are invited to submit an application.

For the full job posting please clickHERE.

Oregon Public Defense Services Commission (PDSC)
Executive Director

The Public Defense Services Commission (PDSC) is seeking applicants with demonstrated leadership and management skills to serve as the Executive Director of the Office of Public Defense Services (OPDS).

For more information about this position, please visit http://www.oregon.gov/OPDS/ , or contact (PDSC) directly at:

1175 Court Street NE
Salem, OR 97301

Capital Trials Expert Panel of the Federal Public Defender System

Posted 8/31/17

The Capital Trials Expert Panel of the federal public defender system seeks an experienced capital litigator to provide training, consultation, and support to attorneys in Federal Defender Organizations (FDOs) and CJA panel attorneys appointed to represent persons charged with federal capital crimes. Capital Resource Counsel (CRC) is employed as an assistant federal defender in an FDO and works in coordination with the Federal Death Penalty Resource Counsel Project (FDPRC). CRC also provides direct representation in federal capital cases, as time permits, by serving as co-counsel with FDO staff attorneys and, with the approval of the Capital Trials Expert Panel, CJA panel attorneys.

Click HERE for the full job announcement and click HERE for the full job description.

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