Full time position with competitive salary and excellent benefit package, salary based upon qualifications. Provides a variety of social services to an indigent population charged with criminal offenses. Work as a member of the defense team, addressing mental illness, substance abuse, sex offenses, and mitigation in Capital Homicide cases. Duties include: • Communicates daily with […]
UPDATE: THIS JOB HAS BEEN FILLED. Salt Lake Legal Defender Association is hiring a part-time investigative aide. Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., $11.00 per hour. You must have a valid driver’s license, car and pass a criminal background check. Spanish speaking a plus, but not required. This is a good opportunity to […]
The largest public defense firm in Utah is looking to hire members of the Utah bar in good standing who are self-directed, creative, client-centered, and passionate about defending our clients and the fundamental rights guaranteed by the constitution. We seek attorneys with a diversity of experience, perspectives, and personalities. Our staff includes members of the […]
WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION. LDA is court-appointed to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases. An LDA appellate attorney carries a full caseload of court-appointed appellate cases. The appellate attorney is responsible for reviewing the record on appeal, selecting appropriate appellate issues, researching and writing appellate briefs, and presenting oral argument, […]
Volunteers attorneys from the Salt Lake Legal Defender Association joined other volunteer lawyers, the Salt Lake County Mayor and District Attorney, the Utah Department of Workforce Services, the Department of Public Safety, Catholic Community Services, the Salt Lake City Justice Court, the Utah State Bar and a host of other service providers to participate in […]
Special thanks to Diane Grambow and all the LDA staff for supporting this great cause!