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Employment Opportunity - Franklin County

Municipal Staff Attorney I


The Franklin County Public Defender is searching for a Municipal Staff Attorney. Provides direct legal representation to indigent persons in criminal proceedings.


Experience: Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited school of law. Must be licensed by the Supreme Court of Ohio to practice law in the State of Ohio. The starting salary is $53,189.00. County benefits include medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage as well as paid vacation after one year.


Expires after 02/21/2020


Send resume and cover letter to:

Franklin County Public Defender

Attention: Maria Rice, HR Officer

373 S. High Street, 12th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215


or email to: marice@franklincountyohio.gov