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Job Summary
The Staff Investigator works with OPD Staff Attorneys to investigate alleged crimes and possible defenses to those allegations. The Staff Investigator may be required to locate and interview witnesses, take statements from witnesses, perform background checks, locate and secure records, survey and photograph crime scenes, prepare demonstratives for trial, and testify. The Staff Investigator will be involved in all aspects of case preparation including providing strategic recommendations.
Position: STAFF INVESTIGATOR - New Orleans
Organization: Orleans Public Defenders Office
Location: New Orleans,  LA 
United States
Salary: Competitive salary
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 7/12/2021
Requirements Qualifications
Ideal candidates will have demonstrated an interest in serving underprivileged communities. The ability to work well with people of various socioeconomic and educational backgrounds, and the willingness to do field work are a must. Candidates must also be proficient at multitasking. The ideal candidate will possess good non-legal research skills and have very strong oral and written communication skills. Candidates must have access to a reliable and insured vehicle and retain a valid driver’s license.
• Competitive salary
• Company paid Employee Medical coverage
• Company paid Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment coverage
• Dental coverage
• Company paid Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
• 457 Retirement Plan
• Generous Paid Leave (Sick & Vacation)
To Apply
Qualified and interested applicants must submit all of the following to be considered for this position to Apply
to OPD Here or go to www.OPDLA.org :
1. Cover letter explaining your interest in the position;
2. Resume;
3. Writing sample;
4. References.
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No phone calls
Status: This listing expires on: 10/10/2021
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Organization Information
Orleans Public Defenders Office

New Orleans,  LA 70119
United States