The Office of the State Appellate Defender has openings for Assistant Appellate Defenders to provide criminal appellate representation to indigent clients. This would include reading records, conducting research, drafting briefs and other documents and presenting oral arguments.
Candidates should have graduated from an ABA-accredited law school and be licensed in Illinois or be able to obtain an Illinois license. Start Date: September 18, 2017. Starting salary is $56,000 with excellent benefits. Equal Opportunity Employer.
Send resume and cover letter to the appropriate office no later than Friday, August 4, 2017 to:
3rd District - Ottawa IL
Peter Carusona, Deputy Defender
4th District - Springfield IL
Jacqueline Bullard, Deputy Defender
5th District - Mt. Vernon IL
Ellen Curry, Deputy Defender