The City of Columbia has the position of Temporary Public Defender open until it is filled. Perform the duties of a Public Defender for City of Columbia for the Community Support Docket, who are often homeless or veterans. The goal of this docket is to match available services in the community, so that defendants are less likely to come back to municipal court. The Public Defender will protect the legal rights of the defendant while finding creative and innovative solutions that lead to more potential positive outcomes for both the defendant and society.
For more information, or to begin your application, click on this link: https://www.gocomojobs.com/postings/17434.