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Attorney I-IV

The Alaska Public Defender Agency is currently hiring trial attorneys for its Palmer, Bethel, Anchorage, Kenai, Kodiak, Dillingham and Fairbanks offices. Trial attorneys for the Alaska Public Defender Agency provide court-appointed legal representation to indigent individuals in criminal cases.

Applicants must possess outstanding writing and analytical skills and be able to work independently to research and compose legal briefs as well as possess strong oral advocacy skills and clinical/trial practicum experience. Applicants must be admitted to the Alaska bar, be willing to sit for the next Alaska Bar exam, or be eligible for bar admission by reciprocity.

Prior legal experience preferred.

Salary range is commensurate with experience. Job provides excellent state benefits.

If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, legal writing sample of 15 pages or less, and three references by email to Jin Chong at jin.chong@alaska.gov. The legal writing sample should reflect the applicant's own work without significant revision from others. Applications will be accepted until these positions are filled.

Position: Attorney I-IV
Organization: Alaska Public Defender Agency
Location: Statewide,  AK 
United States
Salary: DOE
Posting Start Date: 10/8/2019
Date Posted: 10/8/2019
Requirements See above.
Status: This listing expires on: 1/6/2020
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Alaska Public Defender Agency
900 W 5th Avenue
Suite 200
Statewide,  AK 99501
United States
(907) 269-0354
Jin T Chong