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Deputy Public Defender or Public Defender
We are looking for attorneys of all skill levels. In the Public Defender’s Office we are trial attorneys representing people facing allegations in criminal court, juvenile court and select civil actions.  We zealously represent our clients and protect Constitutional Rights. We are a busy, fast-paced office. We work both independently and as a team. Our environment is supportive and encouraging as well as fun. If you are interested in joining our team, please apply online and attach a cover letter, resume and writing sample.

• $71,884 to $88,944 per year (depending on experience)
• Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI), a pension plan with five year vesting, 11.94% employer contribution, and a lifetime payout upon retirement
• Excellent and comprehensive benefits package. For example, employee-only medical/dental/vision premium of only $55.33 per month (nicotine free rate).  View our entire benefits package here
• 40 hours of paid vacation after 6 months of employment
• Do you have student loan debt? This position is Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program eligible allowing employees who qualify 100% student loan forgiveness 

YOU WOULD FIT INTO OUR PUBLIC DEFENDER FAMILY IF:
• You are passionate about constitutional law and defending the rights of our clients
• You have ambition to grow and develop within a dynamic organization
• You have or desire experience in criminal law and wish to increase your courtroom experience

To apply or see full details, visit the following:
Position: Deputy Public Defender or Public Defender
Organization: Kootenai County Public Defender’s Office
Location: Coeur d'Alene,  ID 
United States
Salary: DOE
Posting Start Date: 10/2/2022
Date Posted: 10/2/2022
Requirements REQUIREMENTS:
• License to practice as an attorney in Idaho or an immediate candidate for Idaho State Bar licensing.
• Possess or have the ability to possess a driver’s license and are insurable.
• Reliable transportation for regular travel to and from various off-site locations (court house, jail, etc.)
Status: This listing expires on: 12/31/2022
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Name:
Kootenai County Public Defender’s Office
Address:
451 N Government Way

Coeur d'Alene,  ID 83816
United States
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kcrecruit@kcgov.us
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