Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Arkansas Little Rock, Arkansas
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit is accepting applications for the position of Federal Public Defender to provide federal criminal defense services to individuals unable to afford counsel. Qualifications:
Must be/have been: admitted to practice before the highest court of at least one state; a member in good standing of every other State Bar of which he/she is a member; minimum of five years’ criminal practice, preferably with significant criminal trial experience; administrative expertise; reputation for integrity; and a commitment to the representation of those unable to afford counsel. Federal Public Defenders may not engage in the private practice of law and are subject to judiciary financial disclosure requirements. A background investigation is required.The term appointment is four years. The full notice and applications may be obtained at
www.are.uscourts.gov or at www.arwd.uscourts.gov or email CE8employment@ca8.uscourts.gov or by phone 314-244-2600.
Applications should be submitted to Ms. Millie B. Adams, Circuit Executive, 111 South 10th Street, Suite 26.325, St. Louis, Missouri 63102-1116, and must be received by March 1, 2018.
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Location/Region: Little Rock, AR