Assistant Public Defender
This position reports directly to the Chief Deputy Public Defender and assists in directing daily activities and operations. You will ensure the effective implementation of our legal mandate to provide diligent legal representation to indigent criminal defendants in Los Angeles County. Additionally, you are responsible for the following duties:
•Assisting in formulating departmental policies;
•Developing and implementing operational procedures;
•Evaluating work against departmental performance measures;
•Developing changes in the organization to increaseeffectiveness and efficiency;
•Participating in the development of the annual departmentalbudget by preparing budget proposals and recommendations;
•Building strategic relationships with justice stakeholders andcommunity groups; and
•Acting for the Public Defender and Chief Deputy, as directed.
HOW TO APPLY
Please go to: https://bit.ly/3GNoSEG
to review the brochure in its entirety for further position requirements and to submit your application, letter of interest, resume, and veri?cation of admission to practice law in the State of California.
ABOUT THE OFFICE
FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS BEGINS ON NOVEMBER 3, 2021 AND CONTINUES UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED