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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Appellate Attorney Sought

Monday, January 23, 2006

  • Georgia Capital Defender



The Georgia Capital Defender has an opening for an appellate attorney for indigent defendants in capital cases. We are seeking an attorney who is committed to zealous, high quality, and client-centered representation. Experience in direct appeals and habeas litigation in Georgia is preferred. Must also be willing to consult, advise and train other capital defense attorneys in Georgia on appellate matters. Two year minimum commitment requested. Salary commensurate with experience and responsibilities. Full state benefits.

Applicants should send a hard copy of a resume, a writing sample, and names and addresses of three references to:

Cheryl Toppin

Office Administrator

Office of the Georgia Capital Defender

225 Peachtree Street, Suite 900

Atlanta, GA 30303-2743

Deadline: March 3, 2006.

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The Georgia Capital Defender is an equal opportunity employer. The Georgia Capital Defender does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religious creed, national original, ancestry, disability, or sexual orientation.

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