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Assistant Public Defender
Job opening for an Assistant Public Defender for the Tenth Judicial Circuit in Beckley, West Virginia with the following responsibilities:
 Criminal defense representation, felony and misdemeanor, appeal work before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, juvenile cases, Writ of Habeas Corpus, Abuse and Neglect cases, Extradition, Parole and Probation violations.
 Such position provides invaluable trial and appellate experience with immediate responsibility.  The salary is negotiable depending upon experience; benefits included.  We are looking either for the law graduate or an attorney with criminal defense experience.  WV State Bar license a plus
Position: Assistant Public Defender
Organization: Raleigh County Public Defender Corporation
Location: Beckley,  WY 
United States
Salary: 50,000.00 to 60,000.00
Posting Start Date: 12/7/2018
Date Posted: 12/6/2018
Status: This listing expires on: 3/6/2019
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Raleigh County Public Defender Corporation
220 N. Kanawha Street, Suite 2

Beckley,  WY 25801
United States
Susan Delp


December 15, 2018: Registration is now open for NAPD's Spring Events:
  • Executive Leadership Insitute (Frankfort, KY)
  • Train the Trainer (Frankfort, KY)
  • "We the Defenders" Investigators Conference (Biloxi, MS)
  • "We the Defenders" Social Workers/Sentencing AdvocatesConference (Biloxi, MS)
  • Team Mitigation Institute (Atlanta, GA)
Click on Events Tab for more info and to register.

October 30, 2018: NAPD releases a video about its achievements over the 5 years since forming in November in 2013. This films was coordinated by NAPD Steering Committee Member and San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi and debuted at the Racial Justice Training and 5 Year Celebration in Baltimore, Maryland. You can watch the video HERE

July 1, 2018: General Registration opens for the “WE THE DEFENDERS” TRAINING CONFERENCE,  November 26-29, 2018, Indianapolis, IN

You can watch a video about the event HERE 

Due to overwhelming demand, NAPD will again offer this comprehensive Investigator and Social Worker/Sentencing Advocate training experience! The program will include one track for Investigators and a separate track for Social Worker/Sentencing Advocates.  Hear from nationally recognized experts who will share their knowledge on a wide range of topics relevant to the work you do each and every day.  Network with other criminal defense practitioners from around the country and find your tribe. 

January 23, 2018: In response to US Attorney General Jeff Session's reversal of prior policy on the imposition of fines and fees for criminal defendants, NAPD submitted the following letter on behalf of the public defender community. You can read the letter HERE