We are looking for a Public Defender to be a part of our team. You should be able to defend clients during criminal investigations and court proceedings. Besides, you should also be able to provide clients with sound legal advice. You should be able to demonstrate excellent researching skills as well as have a keen eye for detail.
Your job responsibilities will also include arranging case trials, gathering case-related documents, and interrogating witnesses. You should also be able to coordinate with Attorneys and develop effective defensive strategies. Moreover, you should be able to draft legal arguments and pleadings. Your ability to establish and maintain long-term client relations will be considered.
As a Public Defender, you will be required to accompany the Police Officials and Forensic Scientist at crime scenes. You should also be able to actively participate in jury selections. Furthermore, you should possess an excellent knowledge of criminal law and an understanding of various defense practices.
Do get in touch with us if you can fulfill these requirements. We would love to have you onboard.
Advising clients on their legal matters
Representing clients in court for criminal investigative proceedings
Conducting in-depth legal research and gathering all relevant data
Interviewing clients and eye witnesses
Preparing a detailed defense brief
Discussing and developing defense strategies for the case
Writing legal arguments and pleadings
Reviewing and negotiating plea bargains
Arranging case trails and hearings
Coordinating with Attorney’s for case preparation
Participating in jury selections
Presenting opening and closing arguments at trials
Establishing long-term relationships with clients
Assisting Forensic Scientist at crime locations
Helping clients apply for bail
Bachelor’s degree in Law
Holding a valid license to practice
3-5 years of work experience as a Public Defender in an established Legal firm
Complete knowledge of Federal and State laws and regulations
Excellent understanding of criminal laws
Strong communication and presentation skills
Having a keen eye for detail
Excellent negotiation skills
Highly reliable and motivated individual
Willingness to travel to different locations
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
Good researching skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to offer excellent customer service
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