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Alaska Public Defender Agency - Attorney I-IV

The Alaska Public Defender Agency is currently hiring trial attorneys for its Anchorage, Kenai, Fairbanks, Bethel and Kotzebue 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.

Job provides excellent state benefits. Salary range is commensurate with experience and dependent on location (COLA included):

  • Anchorage & Kenai: $60,138.00 - $106,450.50 annually
  • Fairbanks: $61,932.00 - $109,648.50 annually
  • Bethel: $90,207.00 - $159,685.50 annually
  • Kotzebue: $96,213.00 - $170,332.50 annually

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: Alaska Public Defender Agency - Attorney I-IV
Organization: Alaska Public Defender Agency
Location: Anchorage,  AK 
United States
Salary: Depends on experience/location
Posting Start Date: 6/3/2020
Date Posted: 6/3/2020
Requirements

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.

Status: This listing expires on: 9/1/2020
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Organization Information
Name:
Alaska Public Defender Agency
Address:
900 W 5th Avenue
Suite 200
Anchorage,  AK 99501
United States
Email:
jin.chong@alaska.gov
Phone:
(907) 269-0354
Fax:
(907) 269-5476
Contact:
Jin Chong