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Capital Appellate Attorney - Columbia, Kansas City or St. Louis
The Missouri State Public Defender System is accepting applications for a Capital Appellate Attorney. Attorney will represent indigent clients in the Missouri Supreme Court on appeals from death penalty convictions and sentences. Attorney may also occasionally represent clients in non-death penalty appellate/PCR litigation. 

Position will be located in Kansas City, Columbia, or St. Louis Appellate Office. Office location to be determined based on the needs of MSPD and preference of applicant.
Position: Capital Appellate Attorney - Columbia, Kansas City or St. Louis
Organization: Missouri State Public Defender
Location: Columbia, Kansas City OR St. Louis,  MO 
United States
Salary: $6,552/mo+State benefits
Posting Start Date: 11/4/2022
Date Posted: 11/4/2022
Requirements Qualifications: Must be a member of the Missouri Bar and have at least three years’ experience in the practice of criminal law.
Salary/Benefits: Starting salary is $6,552/month. Eligible for full state benefits including health, life, and long-term disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, CLE training, and payment of bar dues.

To Apply:  An Application for Employment must be submitted to be considered for opening. Applicants may also provide a resume, cover letter, and/or writing sample. Applications can be obtained at any Public Defender office, via website at publicdefender.mo.gov or by calling (573) 777-9977, ext. 202. Applications MUST be received in Human Resources no later than Nov. 16, 2022.

Send completed applications by mail, fax, or email to:
Missouri State Public Defender
Attn: Human Resources
Woodrail Centre
1000 W. Nifong, Bldg. 7, Suite 100
Columbia, MO  65203
Fax: 573-777-9976
Email: human.resources@mspd.mo.gov
Status: This listing expires on: 2/2/2023
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Missouri State Public Defender

Columbia, Kansas City OR St. Louis,  MO 65203
United States
(573) 777-9977
(573) 777-9976
Gina Hall