Federal Public Defender WDTX

The Federal Public Defender operates under authority of the Criminal Justice Act, 18 U.S.C. 3006A, to provide defense services in federal criminal cases and related matters by appointment from the court to individuals unable to afford counsel.

$64,649 - $151,690 yearly
Federal Public Defender WDTX Del Rio, Texas, USA
Apr 19, 2021
Full time
Position Announcement 21-13 ASSISTANT FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER Office of the Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas (Del Rio)                                                                                                     THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER , Western District of Texas, is accepting applications for the position of assistant federal public defender to be stationed in the Del Rio office. The Federal Public Defender operates under authority of the Criminal Justice Act, 18 U.S.C. 3006A, to provide defense services in federal criminal cases and related matters by appointment from the court to individuals unable to afford counsel.   Requirements. An assistant federal public defender must be: (1) a graduate of an accredited law school and admitted to practice in good standing before the highest court of a state; and (2) licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Spanish-language fluency is preferred....
$53,917 - $129,238 yearly
Federal Public Defender WDTX Austin, TX, USA
Apr 14, 2021
Full time
Position Announcement 21-05 RESEARCH AND WRITING SPECIALIST – CAPITAL HABEAS UNIT Office of the Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas (Austin)                                                                                                           The Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Texas is accepting applications for a research and writing specialist for its Capital Habeas Unit in Austin, Texas.  The Capital Habeas Unit (CHU) is responsible for representing death-sentenced prisoners in federal habeas corpus proceedings in the United States District Courts in Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.  The CHU represents indigent, death-sentenced prisoners in all four federal districts in Texas. Requirements.  The research and writing specialist position is an attorney position.  Applicants must be: (1) a graduate of an accredited law school; and (2) admitted to practice in...