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Vermont Public Defender

The Office of the Public Defender in St. Albans, Vermont has an opening for a full-time public defender. The office employs four other attorneys, an investigator, a case aide and a secretary. The successful applicant must be able to work independently and as part of a legal team that handles a very demanding caseload. Public Defenders in this office handle both criminal and family court, including delinquencies, CHINS, termination of parental rights, and youthful offender cases. This is an exempt, full-time position that will remain open until filled.

St. Albans is located near Lake Champlain, about 30 minutes north of Burlington and only 90 minutes south of Montreal, Quebec. The city has a small vibrant, affordable community with award-winning restaurants. You can find more information online, including at:  https://www.vermontvacation.com/towns-and-regions/historic-downtowns/st-albans

Position: Vermont Public Defender
Organization: Office of the Defender General - State of Vermont
Location: St. Albans,  VT 
United States
Salary: Starting salary is approximately $54,000 to $66,000/year
Posting Start Date: 10/24/2019
Date Posted: 10/24/2019
Requirements The successful candidate must be a member in good standing of the Vermont bar or be eligible to obtain admission by waiver by the start date. Applicants must have 1-4 years of relevant legal experience, or have a background in criminal law studies and student practice.

Please email a cover letter and resume by Sunday, November 24th to Mary Deaett, HR & Program Manager, at:  Mary.Deaett@vermont.gov.
Status: This listing expires on: 1/22/2020
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Office of the Defender General - State of Vermont
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St. Albans,  VT 05478
United States
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Mary.Deaett@vermont.gov
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Mary Deaett