Public Defender Service For The District Of Columbia

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Fantastic training, client-centered work, relaxed working atmosphere.

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Current Employee - Attorney in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Attorney in Washington, DC

I have been working at Public Defender Service For The District Of Columbia full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Flexible hours, great deal of independence and autonomy, satisfying work, good pay, laid-back management style. Pretty much ideal work environment for someone who likes a very social work day -- lots of conversations and client meetings.

Cons

Wish i could think of a downside, but there really aren't any.

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    The best hands-on experience for those interested in law

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    Former Employee - Intern Investigator in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Intern Investigator in Washington, DC

    I worked at Public Defender Service For The District Of Columbia as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Directly contribute to trial preparations
    Full responsibility
    independent, creative thinking

    Cons

    May involve exposure to potentially dangerous situations and environments

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    Exhilarating

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Intern Investigator in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Intern Investigator in Washington, DC

    I have been working at Public Defender Service For The District Of Columbia

    Pros

    The environment is very open, friendly, and down to earth.

    Cons

    The extent of your personal investigative work is largely dependent on the attorneys you work for and whether or not you have a staff investigator overseeing your work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The training session that you hold for each intern class is fantastic.

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