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. Additionally please visit https://diversityfellowship.fd.org/ to learn more about DSO's Diversity Fellowship Program.
E.g., Monday, October 3, 2022
Position Titlesort descending Organization Location Closing Date
Administrative Assistant Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Administrative Assistant District of New Jersey
Newark, NJ
October 6, 2022
Administrative Assistant to CJA Resource Counsel District of Alaska
Anchorage, AK
When Filled
Administrative Assistant to the Federal Defender District of Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Islands
Boston, MA
When Filled
Administrative Officer Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
When Filled
Administrative Secretary Northern District of Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
When Filled
Appellate Attorney - Assistant Federal Defender Districts of South Dakota and North Dakota
Bismarck, ND
When Filled
Appellate Attorney - Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Texas
Dallas`, TX
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Montgomery, AL
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Eastern District of California
Sacramento, CA
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Western District of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Western District of Tennessee
Memphis, TN
When Filled
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator District of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
October 17, 2022
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator - Capital Habeas Unit Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee, Inc.
Knoxville, TN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Eastern District of California
Fresno, CA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Community Defender of the Eastern District of Michigan
Detroit, MI
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee, Inc.
Greeneville, TN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender (CHU) Northern District of Ohio
Cleveland, OH
When Filled
Assistant Federal Defender, Appellate Attorney Federal Defender Services of Idaho, Inc.
Boise, ID
October 17, 2022
Assistant Federal Defender, Non-Capital Habeas Unit Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas
Del Rio, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of California
Oakland, CA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Florida
Fort Pierce, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Tennessee
Jackson, TN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of New Mexico
Las Cruces, NM
November 14, 2022
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas
Waco, TX
October 14, 2022
Assistant Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Florida
Pensacola, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Florida
Miami, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Middle District of Tennessee
Nashville, TN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of South Carolina
Florence, SC
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Eastern District of Missouri
St. Louis, MO
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Western District of Texas
Midland, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender District of Kansas
Topeka, KS
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Indiana Federal Community Defender, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Southern District of Texas
Brownsville, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender Northern District of Florida
Tallahasse, FL
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender (Appellate Unit) Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender (Appellate) Western District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender - Capital Habeas Unit Western District of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
When Filled
Assistant Federal Public Defender in the Capital Habeas Unit Western District of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK
When Filled
Assistant Investigator Southern and Northern Districts of Iowa
Sioux City, IA
When Filled
Assistant Paralegal Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
San Diego, CA
When Filled
Assistant Paralegal Eastern District of California
Sacramento, CA, CA
When Filled
Assistant Paralegal / Administrative Assistant Southern and Northern Districts of Iowa
Davenport, IA
When Filled
Attorney (Capital Habeas) Central District of California
Santa Ana, CA
When Filled
Attorney (Trial) Central District of California
Riverside, CA
October 7, 2022
Attorney (Trial) Central District of California
Santa Ana, CA
October 14, 2022
Attorney Advisor/Program Analyst DSO - Program Operations Division Full-Time Telework When Filled
Capital Habeas Unit Research and Writing Specialist Northern District of Ohio
Cleveland, OH
When Filled
Case Management Assistant Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
Chief (Defender Services Office) Defender Services Office
Washington, DC
October 2, 2023
CHU Attorney Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Montgomery, AL
When Filled
CHU Investigator/Mitigation Specialist Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Clerical Assistant Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
January 31, 2023
Clerical Assistant Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
Clerical Assistant Southern District of West Virginia
Charleston, WV
When Filled
Computer Systems Administrator Western District of Michigan
Grand Rapids, MI
When Filled
Computer Systems Administrator Western District of Tennessee
Memphis, TN
When Filled
Computer Systems Administrator Northern District of Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
When Filled
Computer Systems Administrator (CSA) Northern District of California
San Francisco, CA
When Filled
Executive Director Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee, Inc.
Knoxville, TN
When Filled
Federal Public Defender U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Mongmong-Toto-Maite, GU
November 14, 2022
Investigator Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Investigator District of Oregon
Portland, OR
When Filled
Investigator District of Virgin Islands
St. Croix, VI
When Filled
Investigator Western District of Virginia
Roanoke, VA
When Filled
Investigator and Mitigation Specialist Southern District of Ohio
Columbus, OH
When Filled
Investigator, Non-Capital Habeas Unit Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Legal Assistant Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Legal Assistant Northern District of Texas
Dallas, TX
When Filled
Legal Assistant Federal Defender Services of Wisconsin, Inc.
Milwaukee, WI
October 7, 2022
Legal Assistant Western District of Texas
Del Rio, TX
When Filled
Legal Assistant Southern District of Florida
Miami, FL
November 30, 2022
Legal Assistant District of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
October 17, 2022
Litigation Support Specialist Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Litigation Support Specialist ACSA Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
San Diego, CA
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
San Diego, CA
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist (Social Worker) District of Kansas
Kansas City, KS
When Filled
Mitigation Specialist - Social Worker Southern District of Florida
Miami, FL
When Filled
NITOAD Operating Systems Administrator Eastern District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
Paralegal Southern District of Florida
Miami, FL
When Filled
Paralegal Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
San Diego, CA
When Filled
Paralegal District of District of Columbia
Washington, DC
When Filled
Paralegal Northern District of Ohio
Cleveland, OH
When Filled
Paralegal Western District of Texas
San Antonio, TX
When Filled
Paralegal District of New Jersey
Newark, NJ
October 3, 2022
Paralegal District of South Carolina
Greenville, SC
When Filled
Paralegal - Capital Habeas Unit Western District of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
When Filled
Paralegal - Capital Habeas Unit Eastern District of California
Sacramento, CA, CA
When Filled
Program Assistant (TDY) Defender Services Office Full-Time Telework When Filled
Property and Procurement Administrator Southern District of Ohio
Cincinnati, OH
When Filled
Research and Writing Attorney Northern District of Ohio
Cleveland, OH
When Filled
Research and Writing Attorney - Trial Unit Southern District of Ohio
Columbus, OH
When Filled
Research And Writing Attorney - Trial Unit Southern District of Ohio
Cincinnati, OH
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Eastern District of Oklahoma
Muskogee, OK
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi
Gulfport, MS
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Northern District of Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Federal Community Defender for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist Western District of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK
When Filled
Research and Writing Specialist - Capital Habeas Unit Middle District of Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, PA
When Filled
Supervising Assistant Federal Public Defender - CHU Eastern District of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
When Filled
Trial Division Internship Western District of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK
March 1, 2023
TU Attorney Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Montgomery, AL
When Filled
TU Investigator Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Montgomery, AL
When Filled
Visiting Federal Defender United States Sentencing Commission
Washington, DC
When Filled