Lancaster County Public Defender opening
December 7, 2015
Lancaster County, Nebraska Public Defender Seeks Attorney
The Lancaster County, Nebraska Public Defenders Office (Lincoln, Nebraska) has an opening for one attorney. The position is an entry level position and the attorney will be responsible for representing youth in the Separate Juvenile Court of Lancaster County. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Nebraska. The applicants should have an interest in juvenile and adult criminal defense litigation and exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills. Starting salary is for entry level Attorney I ($60,305.44) with an excellent benefit package.
Applicants should send a current resume, 3 references, a writing sample, and a transcript of their law school grades to the attention of Monica Ross, Administrative Services Officer, Lancaster County Public Defender’s Office, 633 South 9th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, December 16, 2015. Those to be interviewed will be contacted no later than Friday, January 8, 2016.