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Public defender (United States)


In the United States, a public defender is a lawyer appointed to represent people who cannot .... In addition to clerical staff, defender offices may employ investigators, social workers, and forens...

Defender Services | United States Courts


Federal public defender organizations are federal entities, and their staffs are federal employees. The chief federal public defender is appointed to a four-year ...

Codes of Conduct for Judicial Employees - District Court for the ...


Federal public defender employees are subject to the Code of Conduct for Federal Public ... A judicial employee should not use public office for private gain.

Legal Careers with the State Public Defender


The Office of the State Public Defender is responsible for coordinating Iowa's ... defenders to be trial attorneys, capable and eager to try a case to the court or a jury. ... Typically, a new employee will start at the minimum of the posted pay range.

Public Defender - County of Sonoma


The Public Defender has the mandated responsibility of defending any person who is not ... of any contempt or offense triable in the superior or municipal courts.

Office of Public Defense - King County


Information and services provided by the King County Office of the Public Defender. ... It currently has four divisions, each with its own staff of public defenders, ... is entitled to a public defender, as are children facing contempt of court in truancy ...

FAQS-Getting A Lawyer - Los Angeles County Public Defender


... County office is able ... then the court would ...

G.S. 7A-498.7


(b) For each new term, and to fill any vacancy, public defenders shall be appointed ... paid to regular State employees, a public defender shall receive as longevity pay an ... according to the travel policy of the Administrative Office of the Courts.

Employment - Los Angeles County Public Defender


The Los Angeles County Public Defender's Office offers a variety of ... trial lawyers and clients the support of highly experienced and skilled staff who are able to ...

Dallas County Public Defender


Wainwright, 371 U.S. 335 (1963), the U. S. Supreme Court required that states ... The Dallas County Public Defender's Office has been providing effective legal ... Our attorneys also staff and represent defendants who participate in each of the ...

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Compensation | United States Courts


The Court Personnel System (CPS) covers most court employees who work in ... and district court clerks' offices, and probation and pretrial services offices. ... rates are also used for graded employees in federal public defender organizations.

Office of the Public Defender - State of New Jersey


OPD's Division of Mental Health Advocacy Conducts Trial Skills Training ... The New Jersey State Office of the Public Defender is committed to providing first class ... opportunities to allow for the professional development of our employees.

Public Defender Home


Pursuant to the requirements of the U.S. Constitution, the Yavapai County Public Defender's Office is responsible for the court-appointed representation of ...