Here you will find vacancy announcements for positions in Federal Public Defender Offices, Federal Community Defender Offices, and other select positions related to the Criminal Justice Act. Click on the position name for a detailed position description in PDF. Information on Internships in Federal Defender Offices with Capital Habeas Units is now available to the community. Additionally, please visit https://diversityfellowship.fd.org/ to learn more about DSO's Diversity Fellowship Program.
E.g., Thursday, June 27, 2024
Position Titlesort descending Organization Location Closing Date
Administrative Assistant Central District of California
Los Angeles, CA
When Filled
Administrative Assistant (Temp) Middle District of Tennessee
Nashville, TN
When Filled
Appellate Attorney Federal Defenders of New York, Inc.
New York,
June 5, 2024
Appellate Attorney Indiana Federal Community Defender, Inc.
Hammond, IN
When Filled
Appellate Attorney Northern District of Alabama
Birmingham, AL
When Filled
Assistant Chief Investigator Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
San Diego, CA
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator District of New Jersey
Newark, NJ
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Middle District of Florida
Fort Myers, FL
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Central District of California
Los Angeles, CA
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi Full-Time Telework When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Northern District of Florida
Tallahassee, FL
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
May 24, 2024
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator District of Colorado
Denver, CO
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator / Litigation Support Specialist District of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator / Litigation Support Specialist Middle District of Tennessee
Nashville, TN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Middle District of Florida
Tampa, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Defender Services of Wisconsin, Inc.
Milwaukee, WI
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Eastern District of California
Fresno, CA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Community Defender of the Eastern District of Michigan
Flint, MI
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender District of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Eastern District of California
Sacramento, CA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Community Defender of the Eastern District of Michigan
Detroit, MI
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender- Capital Habeas Unit Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Texas
Houston, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of South Carolina
Charleston, SC
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Texas
Brownsville, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Alabama
Huntsville, AL
June 18, 2024
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of South Carolina
Columbia, SC
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi
Gulfport, MS
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of Kansas
Kansas City, KS
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Texas
McAllen, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Louisiana
Shreveport, LA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of Vermont
Burlington, VT
June 7, 2024
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas
Del Rio, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of New Jersey
Trenton, NJ
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender (Research & Writing/Appeals) Western District of North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender (Trial Attorney) Northern District of California
San Jose, CA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender (Trial Unit) Western District of North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender - Appeals District of Puerto Rico
San Juan, PR
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender - Capital Habeas Unit Western District of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender - Capital Habeas Unit Northern District of Florida
Tallahassee, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender - Trial Unit Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender – Capital Habeas Unit District of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender-Capital Habeas Unit Western District of Texas
Austin, TX
When Filled
Assistant Paralegal – Trial Unit District of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
June 3, 2024
Attorney Advisor DSO - Legal and Policy Division
Washington, DC
May 28, 2024
Case Management Assistant Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
CJA Panel Administrator Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
CJA Panel Managing Attorney Eastern District of California
Sacramento, CA
When Filled
Clerical Assistant Western District of Missouri
Springfield, MO
When Filled
Computer Systems Administrator Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
May 31, 2024
Computer Systems Administrator Central District of California
Los Angeles, CA
When Filled
Criminal Defense Investigator Eastern District of Texas
Tyler, TX
When Filled
District-Wide Receptionist/Case Management Assistant District of Kansas
Kansas City, KS
When Filled
Executive Assistant/Project Manager District of Kansas
Topeka, KS
When Filled
Interpreter Federal Defenders of New York, Inc.
New York, NY
June 10, 2024
Investigator Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Investigator District of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI
May 31, 2024
Investigator Northern District of Florida
Pensacola, FL
When Filled
Investigator Federal Defender Services of Wisconsin, Inc.
Madison, WI
When Filled
Investigator District of Alaska
Anchorage, AK
June 21, 2024
Investigator Western District of Tennessee
Memphis, TN
When Filled
Leadership Training Meeting Planner District of Kansas
Kansas City, KS
When Filled
Legal Assistant Western District of Texas
El Paso, TX
When Filled
Legal Assistant (Capital Habeas Unit) Central District of California
Los Angeles, CA, CA
When Filled
Legal Assistant or Senior Legal Assistant Districts of South Dakota and North Dakota
Bismarck, ND
When Filled
Legal Assistant/Paralegal District of Colorado
Denver, CO
When Filled
Mitigation Investigator Eastern District of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist Georgia Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist Southern District of Texas
Laredo, TX
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist District of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist/Investigator (Capital Habeas Unit) Western District of North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
When Filled
NITOAD IT Security Manager Western District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
NITOAD Microsoft O365 Azure Administrator Western District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
NITOAD Network Administrator Western District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
Non-Capital Mitigation Specialist Western District of Texas
San Antonio, El Paso, Austin, or Del Rio, TX
When Filled
Non-Capital Mitigation Specialist Western District of Missouri
Kansas City, MO
When Filled
Non-Capital Mitigation Specialist Western District of North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
When Filled
Paralegal Northern District of Florida
Tallahassee, FL
When Filled
Paralegal District of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI
June 7, 2024
Paralegal District of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI
When Filled
Paralegal Eastern District of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
When Filled
Personnel Administrator Western District of Missouri
Kansas City, MO
When Filled
Research and Writing Attorney Southern and Northern Districts of Iowa
Cedar Rapids, IA
June 21, 2024
Research and Writing Specialist Southern District of Texas
Houston, TX
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Federal Community Defender of the Eastern District of Michigan
Detroit, MI
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist - CHU Northern District of Florida
Tallahassee, FL
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist - HCU Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
When Filled
Spanish-English Legal Interpreter District of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
June 2, 2024
Supervisory Computer Systems Administrator Southern District of Texas
Houston, TX
When Filled
Trial Attorney Central District of California
Los Angeles, CA
May 24, 2024