Now hiring: appellate attorney

Appellate Attorney

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, among other responsibilities.

Must have excellent research and writing skills. Appellate court clerkship experience is preferred.

Full-time position with excellent benefit package.

Must be a member of the Utah State Bar.  Cover letter, resume, and writing sample required.  Please email to, Attn: Lori Seppi

The position will remain open until filled.