POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Job Title:

Location/Office:
Closing Date: 
Job Description: Job link

Associate Attorney:

Location/Office: San Marcos
Closing Date: Until Filled- Posted 06/10/2024
Job Description: Click here for more details



Public Defender Felony Attorney:

Location/Office: Kaufman County (Kaufman, TX)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 06/04
Job Description: Click here for more details


Public Defender:

Location/Office: Kaufman County (Kaufman, TX)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 06/04
Job Description: Click here for more details

Associate Attorney:

Location/Office: Georgetown, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 5/23
Job Description: Click here for more details

Paralegal:

Location/Office: Georgetown, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 5/23
Job Description: Click here for more details

Felony Public Defender:
Location/Office: Victoria, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 5/23
Job Description: Click here for more details

Misdemeanor Public Defender:

Location/Office: Victoria, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 5/23
Job Description: Click here for more details

First Assistant Public Defender:

Location/Office: Victoria, TX 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 5/23
Job Description: Click here for more details

Chief MHMC Attorney:

Location/Office: Collin County/McKinney
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Paralegal:

Location/Office: Harris County/ Tyler Flood and Associates
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Felony Defender:

Location/Office: Boerne/Hondo/Kerrville
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Misdemeanor Defender:

Location/Office: Boerne/Hondo/Kerrville
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description:Click here for more details

Assistant Federal Public Defender:

Location/Office: McAllen, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Assistant Federal Public Defender:

Location/Office: Brownsville, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Senior Trial Attorney (Immigration Law Specialist:

Location/Office: El Paso County Public Defenders Office
Closing Date:Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for more details

Trial Attorney:

Location/Office: El Paso Public Defenders Office
Closing Date:Until Filled
Job Description: 
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MAC Division Director
Location/Office: Bexar County Managed Assigned Council Office
Closing Date: Continuous
Job Description: Click here for more details

MAC Legal Operations Director:
Location/Office: Harris County 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 03/27/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Felony and Misdemeanor Public Defender:
Location/Office: San Angelo area and Abilene area
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/24
Job Description: Click here for more details
Please send resumes tobratekin@cvpdo.organd submit application atEmployment opportunities (tom-green.tx.us)


MAC Mental Health Resource Attorney - (Grant Funded):
Location/Office: Bexar County Managed Assigned Counsel Office
Closing Date: Continuous

Job Description: Click here for more details


MAC Law & Trial Resource Attorney (Grant Funded):
Location/Office: Bexar County Managed Assigned Counsel Office
Closing Date: Continuous

Job Description: Click here for more details


ATTORNEY I:
Location/Office: Conroe, TX (hybrid position)
Closing Date: 8/31/24
Job Description: Click here for more details

ATTORNEY II:
Location/Office: Conroe, TX (hybrid position)
Closing Date: 8/31/24
Job Description: Click here for more details

ATTORNEY III:
Location/Office: Conroe, TX (hybrid position)
Closing Date: 8/31/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Managing Attorney, Operation Lone Star:
Location/Office: San Antonio/Austin – Hybrid/Remote eligible
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/20/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Resource Attorney:
Location/Office: Harris County
Closing Date: 04/15/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Staff Public Defender (felony qualified) – Maverick Operation Lone Star Team
Location/Office: Eagle Pass, TX
Closing Date:  Until Filled - Posted 2/2/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Staff Public Defender (felony qualified) – Operation Lone Star Team
Location/Office: Del Rio, Bracketville or Uvalde
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/2/24
Job Description: Click here for more details


Assistant Public Defender, Juvenile:
Location/Office: Burnet
Closing Date: Until Filled- posted 1/25/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


Criminal Defense Attorney:
Location/Office: Lance Kennedy Law
Closing Date: Until filled- posted 1/24/24 
Job Description: 
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Chief Public Defender
Location/Office: High Plains Regional Public Defenders Office
Closing Date: Until filled- posted 1/11/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender, Felony Division:
Location/Office: Burnet
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 1/3/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender, Felony Division:
Location/Office: Llano
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 1/3/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


Felony Panel Attorneys for Operation Lone Star Cases:
Location/Office: Zoom
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/11/2023

Job Description: Click here for full details


Misdemeanor Panel Attorneys for Operation Lone Star Cases:
Location/Office: Zoom
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/11/2023
Job Description: Click here for full details


Appellate Attorney:
Location/Office: Houston
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 11/2
Job Description: We are looking for a lawyer who is primarily focused on legal research and developing novel legal arguments in written pleadings for pre-trial, appellate, and post-conviction litigation. This position requires excellent research and writing skills, endless curiosity, and a real desire to win cases nobody expects you to win.
Our office takes a collaborative team approach to all criminal cases, with regular brainstorming sessions, and constant feedback. As a result, this position does not allow for remote work. This position is located in the Houston office.
We are a small law firm located in Houston, Texas with a statewide criminal practice in both State and Federal courts. We have excellent support staff and technical resources and have been established for more than thirty years. We have a strong reputation for winning difficult cases.
Experience is a plus, but is not required. Talent and ingenuity are required.
Apply at:
Looney, Smith & Conrad, P.C.
11767 Katy Freeway, Ste. 740
Houston, TX 77079
Or by email at:
INFO@looneyconrad.com


Assistant Public Defender, Mental Health Division:
Location/Office: Houston, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 10/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


Post-Conviction Public Defender:
Location/Office: Austin, Texas—Office of Capital and Forensic Writs
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 9/29
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender, Juvenile Division:
Location/Office: Houston
Closing Date: Until Filled
Job Description: Click here for full details


Chief Public Defender | Operation Lone Star Project:
Location/Office: Eagle Pass, Texas 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 8/17
Job Description: Click here for full details


Managing Attorney | Operation Lone Star Project:
Location/Office: Eagle Pass, Texas (on-site only)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 8/17
Job Description: Click here for full details

FAR WEST TEXAS REGIONAL PUBLIC DEFENDER:
Location/Office: Alpine, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/27
Job Description: Click here for full details


MAC Resource Attorney: Immigration (Padilla):
Location/Office: San Antonio, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 7/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


MAC Juvenile Resource Attorney:
Location/Office: San Antonio, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 7/24
Job Description: Click here for full details


PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE - SENIOR TRIAL ATTORNEY:
Location/Office: TX 79901, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 7/20
Job Description: Click here for full details


PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE - TRIAL ATTORNEY:
Location/Office: El Paso, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 6/21
Job Description: Click here for full details


ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY:
Location/Office: Waco, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 6/21
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender – Attorney IV:
Location/Office: Dallas County Public Defender’s Office
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 6/9
Job Description: Click here for full details


Chief MHMC Attorney:
Location/Office: McKinney
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 4/19
Job Description: Click here for full details

Operation Lone Star Defense Panel Attorney - Misdemeanors:
Location/Office: LPDO (Mostly Remote)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 4/19
Job Description: Click here for full details


Investigator:
Location/Office: Bryan, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 4/10
Job Description: Click here for full details


Felony Defender:
Location/Office: Bryan, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 4/10
Job Description: Click here for full details


First Assistant | Operation Lone Star:
Location/Office: TRLA Service Area
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/22
Job Description: Click here for full details


First Assistant | Starr Regional Public Defender:
Location/Office: Rio Grande City, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/22
Job Description: Click here for full details


Public Defender's Office - Trial Attorney:
Location/Office: El Paso County
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/14
Job Description: Click here for full details


Full-Time Criminal Defense and Immigration Associate Attorney:

Location/Office: Austin, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 3/1

Job Description: Click here for full details

Executive Director:
Location/Office: Austin based but can be hybrid from anywhere in Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/15
Job Description: Click here for full details


Staff Attorney | Public Defender Division:
Location/Office: Rio Grande City - Floresville - Hallettsville & Victoria - Beeville - Harlingen
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/13
Job Description: Click here for full details


Trial Team Chief | Public Defender Division:
Location/Office: Rio Grande City
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/13
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender - Appellate Division:
Location/Office: Public Defenders Office - Houston, TX
Closing Date: 
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender:
Location/Office: Atascosa Area Advocates - San Antonio area, Texas
Closing Date: Until filled - Posted 2/9
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender:
Location/Office: Amarillo, TX – Potter and Armstrong Counties
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/6
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defenders:
Location/Office: Atascosa, Wilson, Karnes and Frio Counties (Four Counties of the 81st -218th Judicial District)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/6
Job Description: Click here for full details

Assistant Chief Public Defender:
Location/Office: Atascosa, Wilson, Karnes, and Frio Counties (Four Counties of the 81st -218th Judicial District)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 2/6
Job Description: Click here for full details


Staff Attorney | Public Defender Division:
Location/Office: Rio Grande City
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 1/26
Job Description: Click here for full details


Misdemeanor Defender:
Location/Office: Bryan, Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 1/23
Job Description: Click here for full details


Assistant Public Defender:
Location/Office: Bryan, Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 1/5
Job Description: Click here for full details


Staff Attorneys (Public Defender):
Location/Office: NDS Texas (San Antonio or Houston) hybrid
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/12
Job Description: Click here for full description


Senior Trial Attorney:
Location/Office: NDS Texas (San Antonio) hybrid
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/12
Job Description: Click here for full description


Senior Trial Attorney (Public Defender):
Location/Office: NDS Texas (San Marcos)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/12
Job Description: Click here for full description 


Staff Attorneys (Public Defender):
Location/Office:  NDS Texas (San Marcos)
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 12/12
Job Description: Click here for full description


Principal Attorney (Grant Funded):
Location/Office: El Paso County
Closing Date: Until FiIlled - Posted 12/8
Job Description: Click here for full description


Supervising Attorney:
Location/Office: Webb County Public Defender's Office, Laredo, Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 11/8
Job Description:Click here for full description


Assistant Public Defender II:
Location/Office: Webb County Public Defender's Office, Laredo, Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 11/8
Job Description: Click here for full description


Research and Writing Specialist:
Location/Office: Federal Public Defender, Western District of Texas, Del Rio, Texas
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 11/2
Job Description: Click here for full description


Trial Attorney
Location/Office: El Paso, TX
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 10/24
Job Description: Click here for full description


Assistant Federal Public Defender (Appellate)
Location: San Antonio, TX 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 10/14
Job Description: Click here for full description


Paralegal
Location: San Antonio, TX 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 10/14
Job Description: Click here for full description


Assistant Federal Public Defender
Location: Midland, TX 
Closing Date: Until Filled - Posted 10/14
Job Description: Click here for full description


Two Attorney Positions 
Location: Concho Valley Public Defender Office 
Closing Date: Until Filled - posted 10/10/22
Job Descriptions: Felony Public Defender | Misdemeanor Public Defender


Researching and Briefing Attorney
Location: NDS Texas (Houston or San Antonio)
Closing: Continuous
Job Description: 
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Chief Public Defender

Location: Brazos County Public Defender’s Office
Closing: Until Filled
Job Description: Click Here for Full Description

Assistant Public Defender
Location: Southern District of Texas - Brownsville, TX Division
Closing: Until Filled
Job Description: Click Here for Full Description

PD Trial Attorney
Location: El Paso, TX
Closing: Continuous
Job Description: Click Here for Full Description

Assistant Public Defender
Location: Far West Texas
Closing: Until Filled - posted 10/10/22
Job Description: The Far West Texas Regional Public Defender is seeking a felony Assistant Public Defender. We cover 5 rural counties in west Texas, an area twice the size of Maryland. The office is in Alpine, the gateway to Big Bend Country. The region includes some of the most beautiful parts of Texas, including Big Bend National Park, Terlingua, Marfa, and the Davis Mountains. Blue Origin launches its space program from our counties, and the McDonald Observatory scans the stars in the darkest skies in the 48 states. 
Applicants must be willing to relocate to reside within the region. Compensation includes a salary of $100,000 per year, plus benefits including health insurance. 
This position provides a full range of legal services to indigent defendants in the assigned courts. This lawyer will handle a wide range of felony cases, from arrest through trial, and duties may include some appellate work. The office works in a team-based approach, and significant cases include the support, collaboration, and input of investigators, social workers, and the other lawyers in the office. Applications to be considered on a rolling basis.

Qualifications: Doctor of Jurisprudence. Licensed to practice law and in good standing with the State Bar of Texas in Texas. Out of state lawyers eligible for waiver into Texas will be considered. Experience with handling a case through jury verdict in felony cases. Must have or obtain by date of hire a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Apply: Interested persons may submit a resume, references, and letter of interest by email to James McDermott, Chief Public Defender,
james@farwesttxrpd.org