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Attorney aka Public Defender

• We currently have an opening in our Criminal and Juvenile Division for an attorney with 0-20 years experience.

• We have a robust training program, thus both new attorneys and lateral career attorneys are encouraged to apply.

• You will have the opportunity for Trial Work and Pushing Justice Reform Forward.


• $85,000-$130,000 based upon experience

• Medical

• Dental

• Vision

• PTO accrues on Day 1

• 401(k)

• Moving Expenses

• Costco Membership!

How to apply

• Deschutes Defenders is an equal opportunity employer with an inclusive workplace. We are committed to having a staff whose diverse backgrounds reflect the communities we serve. Candidates of all backgrounds, identities, and abilities are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply please submit your cover letter and resume to our Office Manager, Pam Williams, at

Work Location: Bend, Oregon