The Sixth Circuit Public Defender’s Office is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Public Defender in our Lancaster office.  The Sixth Circuit Public Defender’s Office represents indigent clients charged with criminal offenses in Lancaster, Chester, and Fairfield Counties.  

This attorney will provide all aspects of representation of indigent clients charged with criminal offenses in General Sessions Court, Magistrate and Municipal Court, and/or juveniles charged in Family Court. Candidates for this position must:

  • Be a member of the South Carolina Bar in good standing
  • Completion of 403 requirements preferred
  • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possess proficient computer skills 
  • Be able to conduct legal research, analyze, and interpret legal opinions

Salary starts at $49,000 plus benefits and is negotiable based on experience. Position is opened until filled

 

Interested candidates may apply by sending a letter of interest and resume by email or USPS to:

 

William P. Frick

Sixth Circuit Public Defender’s Office

PO Box 1809

Lancaster, SC 29721

Email:  wpfrick@scpd6.com