Criminal Immigration Attorney II & III – Bilingual (English/Spanish) – Regular & Extra-Help

$10,167 - $14,121 monthly
  • County of Sonoma
  • Santa Rosa, CA, USA
  • Dec 08, 2022
Full time Government Immigration Legal

Job Description

Criminal Immigration Attorney II & III - Bilingual (English/Spanish) - Regular & Extra-Help

$10,167 - $14,121/Monthly*


Are you an experienced bilingual criminal defense attorney specializing in immigration law?

The County of Sonoma Public Defender's office is looking for an energetic, professional Criminal Immigration Attorney to join their team! Regular & Extra-Help positions available.

Starting Salary up to $71.05/hourly ($148,289/year), plus an additional $1.15/hour bilingual premium for bilingual assignments, and a competitive total compensation package!*


NOTE: The Deputy Public Defender's office is currently recruiting to fill a bilingual Criminal Immigration Attorney position at either the II or III level, as well as Extra-Help positions. If you are interested in applying at both levels of this opportunity, you must submit a separate application to the recruitment currently being conducted for that level.

The Public Defender has the mandated responsibility of defending any person who is not financially able to employ counsel and who is charged with the commission of any criminal act, contempt, or offense triable in the Superior Court. The Public Defender also represents qualified individuals in probate and welfare proceedings and may represent any person who is not financially able to employ counsel in proceedings relating to the nature or conditions of detention prior to adjudication. The bilingual Criminal Immigration Attorney II/III position will be assigned to advise attorneys on ongoing criminal defense cases with immigration impacts, provide training, and develop best practices within the office to better represent our clients.

*Salary is negotiable within the established range and benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. This recruitment is open continuously and may close at any time without notice. Applications received after the recruitment closes will not be accepted. For more information, including minimum qualifications, & to apply, visit or call 707-565-2331. The County of Sonoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and are committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. Apply Now