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Job Opening: Social Services – Mitigation Coordinator Position (Forensic Social Work)

Job Opening: Social Services – Mitigation Coordinator Position (Forensic Social Work)

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 […]

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Job opening: part-time investigative aide.

Job opening: part-time investigative aide.

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 […]

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Job Opening: Misdemeanor Attorney

Job Opening: Misdemeanor Attorney

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 […]

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Job Openings: Appellate Attorney & Part-Time Investigative Aide

Job Openings: Appellate Attorney & Part-Time Investigative Aide

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, […]

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SLLDA attorneys help out at Expungement Day.

SLLDA attorneys help out at Expungement Day.

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 […]

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LDA staff supporting our community

LDA staff supporting our community

  Special thanks to Diane Grambow and all the LDA staff for supporting this great cause!

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LDA Statement on ACLU Lawsuit

LDA Statement on ACLU Lawsuit

LDA is a model for indigent defense click here for more info

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