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Supversing Asst Public Defender Legal Services Unit (appellate)
POSITION OPENING
SUPERVISING ASSISTANT Public Defender
LEGAL SERVICES UNIT
February 17, 2021
*PLEASE POST AND CIRCULATE*
Applications are being accepted for the position of Supervising Assistant Public Defender for the Legal Services Unit.  The Legal Services Unit is responsible for representing eligible people on direct appeal and in habeas appeals, as well as assisting the Division’s Trial Attorney’s in drafting and arguing motions, requests to charge, preserving the record for appeal, strategizing, and any other litigation support.
This position will be based in Waterbury and travel to Hartford Office will be required on a regular basis.  This position reports to the Chief of Legal Services.  Duties include but are not limited to supervision of staff, review and approval of appellate documents and carrying a caseload.
Interested applicants should have extensive appellate experience.
Salary Range is $99,630 – 159,598 with full State Benefits.  New employees to State Service start at Step 1.
Application Process: Applicants must follow the following instructions in submitting their interest in this position:
 
  1. Cover letter and Employment Application for external candidates:  Application can be found at https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/EmploymentApplication2019.pdf 
  2. Current resume and Attorney Application Supplement, Found at https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/Attorney-Application-Supplement.pdf
  3. References:  A separate reference form must be completed.  This form can be found at  https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/Attorney-References.pdf
  4. Applicants ARE NOT to have references make phone calls or direct letters to Commission Members. 
 
ALL APPLICATION DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ONE DOCUMENT PACKAGE and submitted to Diane.Fitzpatrick@jud.ct.gov no later than March 5, 2021. 
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.
Position: Supversing Asst Public Defender Legal Services Unit (appellate)
Organization: Division of Public Defender Services
Location: Hartford,  CT 
United States
Salary: Salary Range is $99,630 – 159,598 with full State Benefits. New employees to State Service start at Step 1.
Posting Start Date: 2/17/2021
Date Posted: 2/22/2021
Requirements POSITION OPENING
SUPERVISING ASSISTANT Public Defender
LEGAL SERVICES UNIT
February 17, 2021
*PLEASE POST AND CIRCULATE*
Applications are being accepted for the position of Supervising Assistant Public Defender for the Legal Services Unit.  The Legal Services Unit is responsible for representing eligible people on direct appeal and in habeas appeals, as well as assisting the Division’s Trial Attorney’s in drafting and arguing motions, requests to charge, preserving the record for appeal, strategizing, and any other litigation support.
This position will be based in Waterbury and travel to Hartford Office will be required on a regular basis.  This position reports to the Chief of Legal Services.  Duties include but are not limited to supervision of staff, review and approval of appellate documents and carrying a caseload.
Interested applicants should have extensive appellate experience.
Salary Range is $99,630 – 159,598 with full State Benefits.  New employees to State Service start at Step 1.
Application Process: Applicants must follow the following instructions in submitting their interest in this position:
 
  1. Cover letter and Employment Application for external candidates:  Application can be found at https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/EmploymentApplication2019.pdf 
  2. Current resume and Attorney Application Supplement, Found at https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/Attorney-Application-Supplement.pdf
  3. References:  A separate reference form must be completed.  This form can be found at  https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/OCPD/Forms/Attorney-References.pdf
  4. Applicants ARE NOT to have references make phone calls or direct letters to Commission Members. 
 
ALL APPLICATION DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ONE DOCUMENT PACKAGE and submitted to Diane.Fitzpatrick@jud.ct.gov no later than March 5, 2021. 
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.
Status: This listing expires on: 5/23/2021
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Name:
Division of Public Defender Services
Address:
55 fARMINGTON AVE 8TH FLOOR

Hartford,  CT 06105
United States
Email:
diane.fitzpatrick@jud.ct.gov
Phone:
(860) 509-6432
Fax:
Contact:
DIANE FITZPATRICK DIRECTOR HR