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
Appellate Attorney Los Angeles April 5, 2024 April 24, 2024
Investigator, Capital Habeas Unit Los Angeles March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Legal Assistant Los Angeles March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Legal Assistant Riverside March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Legal Assistant Santa Ana March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Office Services Unit Assistant Los Angeles March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Office Services Unit Assistant Riverside/Santa Ana March 26, 2024 April 26, 2024
Capital Habeas Attorney Los Angeles/Santa Ana April 5, 2024 May 3, 2024
Trial Attorney Riverside April 5, 2024 May 18, 2024
Trial Attorney Los Angeles April 8, 2024 May 24, 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.