DEPUTY ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDER PSYCH DEFENSE UNIT
division of public Defender services
POSITION OPENING TO THE PUBLIC
DEPUTY ASST. PUBLIC DEFENDER
psychiatric defense unit
October 2, 2019
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state of connecticut
Applications are being accepted for a Deputy Assistant Public Defender for the Psychiatric Defense Unit located at Connecticut Valley Hospital. This position will be responsible for providing representation to individuals who has been acquitted of crimes due to mental disease or defect and are committed for oversight to the Psychiatric Security Review Board (PSRB).
Starting Salary is $70,008 – 78,750 with full State benefits.(New Hires)
Desirable candidates should have experience in psychiatric criminal defense and must be admitted to the Connecticut Bar.
Applicants must submit Letter of Interest, Resume, Attorney Questionnaire and Employment Application.
Internal candidates who are interested in a lateral transfer are required to submit an updated Attorney Questionnaire, Letter of Interest and Resume.
Employment Application and Attorney Questionnaire can be obtained from our website: https://portal.ct.gov/OCPD/Employment/Employment-Opportunities
ALL APPLICATION DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ONE DOCUMENT PACKAGE and submitted to Diane.Fitzpatrick@jud.ct.gov no later than October 16, 2019.
Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
THE DIVISION OF PUBLIC DEFENDER SERVICES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER AND STRONGLY ENCOURAGES THE APPLICATIONS OF WOMEN, MINORITIES, AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.