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Assistant Federal Public Defender--Capital Habeas Unit
The Federal Public Defender for the Eastern District of Arkansas is accepting applications for an Assistant Federal Public Defender in the Capital Habeas Unit (CHU). The CHU works exclusively on death penalty litigation. This announcement deadline has been extended and one or more positions may be filled with this announcement.  
Position: Assistant Federal Public Defender--Capital Habeas Unit
Organization: Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Arkansas
Location: Little Rock,  AR 
United States
Salary: Salary is based on qualifications and experience.
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 12/3/2021
Requirements Ideal candidates should have civil litigation experience, excellent oral and written communication, demonstrated ability to work with a team, the ability to multitask and meet concrete deadlines, and the ability to be disciplined. Further, the ideal candidate will be client-centered, creative, open-minded, a quick learner, honest, hard-working, energetic, respectful of others, and possess a strong commitment to social justice. Applicants must be members in good standing of a State Bar, and must be eligible for admission to the Bar of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, as well as the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

The position is excepted service and does not carry the tenure rights of the competitive Civil Service. Benefits include health and life insurance, retirement, and the thrift savings plan. A final offer of employment is subject to a background check. To be considered for this position, please complete the AFPD job application available at http://are.fd.org, and submit it to Caletta_Jones@fd.org. Priority will be give to those submissions received by December 31, 2021.
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OSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED
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Status: This listing expires on: 3/3/2022
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Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Arkansas
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Little Rock,  AR 72201
United States
Email:
caletta_jones@fd.org
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Contact:
Caletta Jones