The Office of the Public Defender employs individuals with a passion for service to serve as advocates for our clients. Whether you seek a position as an attorney, investigator, paralegal or other support staff, the Office of the Public Defender actively seeks applicants with a passion for defending the less fortunate as well as the skills required to achieve the highest level of performance in our organization.
The Office of the Public Defender accepts resumes on an ongoing basis. Although there may be no vacant positions available, your resume will be kept on file for future vacancies matching your qualifications.
Attorney applicants are requested to submit a cover letter and resume. Applicants for other positions are requested to submit the State of Florida application. A resume and cover letter may be included as well but are not required.
Employment documents may be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org . If preferred, hard copy documents may be submitted to: Employment Office, Office of the Public Defender, 407 N. Laura St., Jacksonville, FL 32202