Employment Opportunities

Experienced Felony Jury Trial Attorney

The Law Offices of Julianne M. Holt, Hillsborough County Public Defender is accepting applications for an Experienced Felony Jury Trial Attorney.

Prior felony jury trial experience required.

You must have a strong desire to learn how to be an excellent trial attorney and serve our indigent community. We are a teaching office with structured training programs, facilitated by highly-skilled trial attorneys. We train our attorneys to try cases before juries. We do this through classroom training, deliberate-practice exercises, and mentorship at trial. We are seeking attorneys who can critically analyze cases, file meritorious motions, and zealously advocate for our clients.

Candidate must be a member in good standing with the Florida Bar with a minimum of 2 years experiencein criminal law and an appreciation of indigent defense.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Entry Level Jury Trial Attorney

The Law Offices of Julianne M. Holt, Hillsborough County Public Defender is accepting applications for a Felony Jury Trial Attorney.

No prior experience required.

You must have a strong desire to learn how to be an excellent trial attorney and serve our indigent community. We are a teaching office with structured training programs, facilitated by highly-skilled trial attorneys. We train our attorneys to try cases before juries. We do this through classroom training, deliberate-practice exercises, and mentorship at trial. We are seeking attorneys who can critically analyze cases, file meritorious motions, and zealously advocate for our clients.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Forensic Disposition Specialist

The Law Offices of Julianne M. Holt, Hillsborough County Public Defender is accepting applications for a Forensic Disposition Specialist.

Qualified applicants must possess excellent communication skills (written and oral); have the ability to perform a variety of complex tasks requiring independent judgment/action; have the ability to make frequent decisions in accordance with organizational policies and procedures, and have excellent attendance/punctuality. Computer skills are a must: Microsoft Office, proficiency in STAC, Odyssey and HCSO websites, video conferencing/Zoom, and use of Outlook e-mail.

Minimum educational requirement: in Behavioral Science and/or related field (i.e. Social Work, Addictions Counseling and Psychology).

Salary commensurate with experience.

Full-Time Customer Service Team Member

The Law Offices of Julianne M. Holt, Hillsborough County Public Defender is seeking a full-time Customer Service Team Member.

Qualified applicants must:

  1. have excellent attendance/punctuality;
  2. have the ability to prioritize and act on time-sensitive matters, while handling an extremely fast-paced, demanding position that carries a heavy workload;
  3. possess excellent communication/customer service skills (written and oral - English and Spanish preferred for Customer Service);
  4. be team-work oriented, helpful/available, problem solver, and the ability to perform a variety of complex tasks requiring independent judgment/action in accordance with organizational policies and procedures;
  5. have the ability to work in a file-less environment with the needed computer skills to operate internal/external case management and imaging systems. (Microsoft Office and Outlook)

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Salary: $31,200/year, plus benefits*
*Health & other type of insurance for employee & family, annual & sick leave, Florida Retirement Plan, etc.

Please use the apply link to the right to download an application to complete and then upload along with your resume and cover letter.