Welcome to the employment page for the Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California (FPD-CDCA), where you will find available positions in our office. For a detailed description on the position you want to view, please click on the name from the list below.

Position Office
Date Posted Closing Date
Legal Assistant (Trial Unit) Los Angeles June 10, 2024 Rolling
Post-Sentencing Attorney Los Angeles June 10, 2024 July 19, 2024
Trial Attorney Riverside June 18, 2024 July 28, 2024
Trial Attorney Santa Ana June 18, 2024 July 28, 2024
Trial Attorney Los Angeles July 12, 2024 August 12, 2024

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The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California is committed to equal opportunity in the workplace. All applicants, regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or age, are encouraged to apply.