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Are you looking for a legal job as a public defender? The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has just posted a vacancy for a Federal Public Defender in the Northern District of California.
It seems that the incumbent FPD didn’t apply again for the position, so they are conducting interviews for the position.
Here are some quick facts about the job:
The job qualifications for the Federal Public Defender job are:
Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2011. They must be in the format required by the Ninth Circuit and application forms may be downloaded at www.ca9.uscourts.gov.
According to the job announcement, a Local Screening Committee will review the applications and interviews will be conducted with the most qualified candidates. The committee will then refer the most qualified candidates to the Ninth Circuit's Standing Committee on Federal Public Defenders. The Standing Committee will, in turn, refer the best candidate to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals for final decision.
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